Dixie Heights High School in Edgewood, KY - Niche

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Dixie Heights High School is a public school in Edgewood, Kentucky. It has 1,414 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 53% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 172 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

3010 Dixie Hwy
Fort Mitchell, KY 41017
(859) 341-7650

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 172 reviews
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    • Parent
    • 4
    Overall Experience: I enjoy that my daughter can perform in various plays (dramatic, comedic and musical). She has a good working relationship with the Drama director. Also loves to sing in choir.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: I have been to a couple different high schools, and this schools education level is amazing. Whenever I came here I never knew a school couple be this opened about having a great education. My favorite experience is working on yearbook. I would recommend anyone coming to this school.
    • Parent
    • 4
    Overall Experience: It's been a good experience overall. The guidance has been a great help I. Cousin classes for the right college path for my child
    • Parent
    • 5
    Teachers: Excellent corespondence throughout my child's highschool career
    • Parent
    • 4
    Administration & Policies: Though j have no personal experience with adverse situations, I'm comfortable with the present safety

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Villa Madonna Academy Elementary & Jr High School Private, Religious
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3.66 Ockerman Middle School Public
3.33 A.M. Yealey Elementary School Public
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1.66 John G. Carlisle Elementary School Public
2.00 Holmes High School Public
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0.66 Virtual High School Public, Online

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.66 Boone County High School 3 mi. 1,427
2.00 Scott High School 5 mi. 954
2.00 Holmes High School 5 mi. 824
2.66 Simon Kenton High School 7 mi. 1,672
2.66 Conner High School 6 mi. 1,238

Around Dixie Heights High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Female 46%
Male 53%

Student Diversity

Dixie Heights High School United States Boone County High School Conner High School Holmes High School Scott High School Simon Kenton High School
White 86.0% 51.0% 82.0% 91.0% 58.0% 91.0% 95.0%
Hispanic 4.0% 25.0% 6.0% 2.0% 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%
African American 3.0% 15.0% 6.0% 2.0% 32.0% 2.0% 1.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.8% 1.0% 1.0% 5.0% 4.0% 1.0%
Asian 2.0% 4.8% 1.0% 1.0% 0% 0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 27.7%
Grade 10 25.2%
Grade 11 24.5%
Grade 12 22.6%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 79% Yes
  • 14% Not sure.
  • 7% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 43% The accepting atmosphere
  • 36% Teachers, kenton county academies, care
  • 21% Teachers

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 31% Lunches could be better
  • 23% A lot of careless and lazy students
  • 12% Cigarette smell in the bathrooms
  • 12% Administration
  • 12% Some of the teachers can be very rude to students
  • 8% Too many frivolous rules
  • 4% There's a huge lack of school pride from students

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 11 responses

  • 36% We have a Dixie coffee pit! Everyone cares
  • 27% There are many extracurricular activities
  • 18% Teachers try to make connections with the students
  • 9% Differences are typically encouraged
  • 9% Literally everyone gets alone with one another

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 90% Open
  • 10% Close minded

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 44% Be yourself and don't be afraid to talk to people
  • 33% Just relax
  • 22% Join organizations early on

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 9% I love everything about this school.
  • 82% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 9% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.