2013 Academic Indicators
- National Rank
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 1,142 Students
- 71 Teachers
Southwestern High School
1765 WTLO RD
SOMERSET, KY 42503
Phone: (606) 678-9000
District: Pulaski County
Southwestern High School is ranked 20th within Kentucky. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Southwestern High School is 22 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 4 percent. Southwestern High School is 1 of 2 high schools in the Pulaski County.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||4%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||62%|
U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).
|Proficient in Reading||65%|
|Proficient in Math||56%|
|College Readiness Index||14.9|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in Reading (district average)||60%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||43%|
|College Readiness (district average)||15.1|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
AP® and Advanced Placement® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.
International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.