Pulaski County High School

Tel: (606)679-1574
  • Pulaski County High School serves 1,160 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the KY average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 22%.
  • Pulaski County High School operates within the Pulaski County School District.
  • Pulaski County School District's 81% graduation rate is lower than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1160 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,160 students
Pulaski County High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Pulaski County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Pulaski County High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Pulaski County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.05 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 17:1
Pulaski County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Pulaski County High School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
n/a
11%
Pulaski County High School Black Students (2008-2014)
White
n/a
78%
Pulaski County High School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Pulaski County High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.05 0.24
Pulaski County High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
55%
51%
Pulaski County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Pulaski County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pulaski County School District's student population of 8,317 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,994 in this district is less than the state average of $10,658. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,618 is less than the state average of $10,531. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Pulaski County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
6
Number of Students Managed 8,317 2,307
Pulaski County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 81% 82%
Pulaski County School District Graduation Rate (1999-2010)
District Total Revenue $80 MM $25 MM
Pulaski County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $76 MM $24 MM
Pulaski County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,994 $10,658
Pulaski County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,618 $10,531
Pulaski County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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