Dixie Heights High School in Edgewood, KY - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,429
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    200 3.6
  • Ranking

Dixie Heights High School is a public coed school in Edgewood, Kentucky. It has 1,429 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 200 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 200 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Health & Safety: The main doors are locked and visitors are required to sign in. There are no metal detectors and very rarely do we have sweeps for drugs in the facility.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: There are many options for students dependent upon likes and dislikes whether that be sports, art or music.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: I do not participate in the athletic programs, however, the patent support and participation in other events seems high. As I have attended some athletic events, there seem to be a very high level of attendance from both students and parents.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: Teachers are available to provide assistance, even on weekends via Twitter or email.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: Some teachers are amazing and have changed my educational experience, but others seem like the do not care about their work.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.33 Boone County High School 3 mi. 1,343
2.00 Scott High School 5 mi. 945
2.00 Holmes High School 5 mi. 859
2.33 Simon Kenton High School 7 mi. 1,705
2.33 Conner High School 6 mi. 1,269

Around Dixie Heights High School

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

Gender

Gender
Female 47%
Male 52%

Student Diversity

Dixie Heights High School United States Kentucky Boone County High School Conner High School Holmes High School Scott High School Simon Kenton High School
White 85.0% 51.0% 77.7% 81.0% 91.0% 52.0% 91.0% 94.0%
Hispanic 5.0% 25.0% 5.2% 7.0% 2.0% 6.0% 1.0% 1.0%
African American 3.0% 15.0% 10.6% 6.0% 3.0% 31.0% 2.0% 1.0%
Asian 2.0% 4.8% 1.4% 1.0% 1.0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.8% 2.9% 2.0% 1.0% 7.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 28.7%
Grade 10 26.1%
Grade 11 25.8%
Grade 12 19.5%

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 22 responses

  • 86% Yes
  • 9% Not sure.
  • 5% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 16 responses

  • 50% The accepting atmosphere
  • 25% Teachers, kenton county academies, care
  • 25% Teachers

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 28% Lunches could be better
  • 22% A lot of careless and lazy students
  • 17% Cigarette smell in the bathrooms
  • 11% Too many frivolous rules
  • 11% Administration
  • 8% Some of the teachers can be very rude to students
  • 3% There's a huge lack of school pride from students

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 19 responses

  • 42% There are many extracurricular activities
  • 26% We have a Dixie coffee pit! Everyone cares
  • 16% Differences are typically encouraged
  • 11% Teachers try to make connections with the students
  • 5% Literally everyone gets alone with one another

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 85% Open
  • 15% Close minded

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 42% Be yourself and don't be afraid to talk to people
  • 33% Just relax
  • 25% Join organizations early on

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 10% I love everything about this school.
  • 85% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 5% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.