Nicholas County High School

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6/10
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Reviews
7
Grades
9-12
Students
742
Type
Public
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Academics
6/10
Test scores
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Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Science
43%
State avg: 36%
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Reading
41%
State avg: 45%
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Math
20%
State avg: 20%
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College readiness
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AP course participation
2%
State avg: 12%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
36%
State avg: 47%
Percentage SAT/ACT participation grades 11-12
54%
State avg: 33%
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Students
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White
97%
Black
1%
Hispanic
1%
Asian
1%
Two or more races
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
369 :1
State avg: 419 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
87%
State avg: 90%
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Last modified: May 3, 2017

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