Pike County Central High School

5/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
11
Grades
9-12
Students
695
Type
Public
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Academics
8/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Writing
53%
State avg 49%
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Algebra II
35%
State avg 38%
Language Mechanics
67%
State avg 51%
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6/10
College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
96%
State avg: 88%
AP course participation
7%
State avg: 21%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
19%
State avg: 48%
1/10
Student progress

Very concerning:

Students at this school are making far less academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

Depending on the school's test scores, student progress (also known as student growth) means different things.

Very low progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point and falling even farther behind their peers.

Very low progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills but that the school is not contributing to student learning as much as other schools in the state.

Parent tip:

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to improve its programs.

Equity
Environment
Students
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Black
American Indian/Alaska Native
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Two or more races
Hispanic
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
17 :1
State avg: 16 :1
Students per counselor
348 :1
State avg: 448 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
0%
State avg: 10%
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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