Pulaski County Senior High School

  • Pulaski County Senior High School serves 1,359 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 74% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 83% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

Top Placements

Pulaski County Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Pulaski County Senior High School's student population of 1,359 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 99 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,359 students
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Total Classroom Teachers99 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pulaski County Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pulaski County Senior High School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#660 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pulaski County Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
15%
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Black
7%
23%
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White
87%
50%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pulaski County Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.240.43
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Graduation Rate
84%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pulaski County Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pulaski County Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePulaski Co Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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