Pickerington High School Central in Pickerington, OH - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,585
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    329 3.8
  • Ranking

Pickerington High School Central is a public coed school in Pickerington, Ohio. It has 1,585 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 92% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 329 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

300 Opportunity Way
Pickerington, OH 43147
(614) 833-3025

Ratings and Reviews
3.8 from 329 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: We have an amazing art and music field in the school . there is many great and fun clubs for everyone to be in .
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Overall Experience: My favorite experience through out my 4 years at pickerington high school would be all the football games. Parents and students included put a lot of effort into the games and made them so fun for us all.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Health & Safety: The school Is an overal safe environment.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: Many different clubs anybody could join.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Overall Experience: Getting to play softball with such great teammates

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
4.00 Pickerington Ridgeview Junior High School Public, Coed
4.00 Heritage Elementary School Public, Coed
4.00 Sycamore Creek Elementary School Public, Coed
4.00 Diley Middle School Public, Coed
4.00 Pickerington Elementary School Public, Coed
4.00 Violet Elementary School Public, Coed
Pickerington Community School Public, Charter, Coed
4.00 Pickerington High School North Public, Coed
4.00 Harmon Middle School Public, Coed
4.00 Pickerington Lakeview Junior High School Public, Coed
4.00 Fairfield Elementary School Public, Coed
4.00 Toll Gate Middle School Public, Coed
4.00 Toll Gate Elementary School Public, Coed
Eagle Preparatory & Kingdom Express Private, Religious, Coed
3.66 Canal Winchester Middle School Public, Coed
4.00 Slate Ridge Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Harvest Preparatory School Private, Religious, Coed
3.66 Canal Winchester High School Public, Coed
4.00 Tussing Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Indian Trail Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Winchester Trail Elementary School Public, Coed
Brice Christian Academy Elementary School Private, Religious, Coed
4.00 Baldwin Road Junior High School Public, Coed
Reynoldsburg Conversion Community School Public, Charter, Coed
3.66 Hannah J. Ashton Middle School Public, Coed
3.66 Reynoldsburg High School - (HS)2 Public, Coed
3.33 Reynoldsburg High School - BELL Public, Coed
4.00 Summit Road Elementary School Public, Coed
4.00 Reynoldsburg High School Estem Public, Coed
3.33 Bloom Carroll Intermediate School Public, Coed
3.66 Reynoldsburg High School - Encore Public, Coed
4.00 French Run Elementary School Public, Coed
4.00 Herbert Mills Elementary School Public, Coed
St. Pius X. School Private, Religious, Coed
4.00 Taylor Road Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Bloom-Carroll Middle School Public, Coed
2.66 Bloom Carroll Primary School Public, Coed
3.33 Bloom-Carroll High School Public, Coed
2.66 Groveport Madison Middle School North Public, Coed
3.33 Etna Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Sedalia Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Waggoner Road Middle School Public, Coed
2.33 Liberty Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Oakmont Elementary School Public, Coed
4.00 Rose Hill Elementary School Public, Coed
2.00 Independence High School Public, Coed
2.33 Dunloe Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Waggoner Road Junior High School Public, Coed
2.66 Maybury Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Yorktown Middle School Public, Coed
2.33 Asbury Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Licking Heights South Elementary School Public, Coed
Grace Christian School Private, Religious, Coed
Liberty Christian Academy - East Campus Private, Religious, Coed
2.66 Woodcrest Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Licking Heights Central Middle School Public, Coed
3.00 Licking Heights North Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Madison Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Groveport Madison Middle School Central Public, Coed
0.66 Focus Learning Academy of Southeastern Columbus Public, Charter, Coed
Nexus Academy of Columbus Public, Charter, Coed
2.33 Groveport Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Walnut Ridge High School Public, Coed
2.00 Groveport Community School Public, Charter, Coed
Celerity Tenacia Charter School Public, Charter, Coed
2.00 Patriot Preparatory Academy Public, Charter, Coed
2.00 Groveport Madison High School Public, Coed
3.00 Performance Academy Public, Charter, Coed
3.66 Arts & College Preparatory Academy Public, Charter, Coed
Life Skills Center of Columbus Southeast Public, Charter, Coed
2.66 Sherwood Middle School Public, Coed
2.66 Olde Orchard Alternative Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Shady Lane Elementary School Public, Coed
1.66 Renaissance Academy Public, Charter, Coed
3.33 Watkins Middle School Public, Coed
2.66 Zenith Academy East Public, Charter, Coed
3.00 Watkins Memorial High School Public, Coed
2.66 Groveport Madison Middle School South Public, Coed
2.66 Licking Heights West Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Columbus Arts & Technology Academy Public, Charter, Coed
2.00 Leawood Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Columbus Torah Academy Private, Religious, Coed
3.33 Pataskala Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Glendening Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Rosemore Middle School Public, Coed
2.66 Kae Avenue Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Whitehall Yearling High School Public, Coed
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2.00 Summit Academy Middle School - Columbus Public, Charter, Coed
3.00 Liberty Union High School Public, Coed
2.66 Etna Road Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Liberty Union Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Liberty Union Middle School Public, Coed
2.66 Madison Christian School Private, Alternative, Religious, Coed
2.66 Millennium Community School Public, Charter, Coed
2.33 Easthaven Elementary School Public, Coed
Holy Spirit School Private, Religious, Coed
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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 Pickerington High School North 2 mi. 1,645
3.66 Canal Winchester High School 4 mi. 1,016
2.00 Groveport Madison High School 7 mi. 1,303
3.00 Watkins Memorial High School 8 mi. 1,126
2.66 Licking Heights High School 11 mi. 914

Around Pickerington High School Central

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

Gender

Gender
Female 48%
Male 51%

Student Diversity

Pickerington High School Central United States Ohio Canal Winchester High School Groveport Madison High School Licking Heights High School Pickerington High School North Watkins Memorial High School
White 61.0% 51.0% 74.8% 72.0% 48.0% 58.0% 70.0% 90.0%
African American 23.0% 15.0% 14.2% 16.0% 44.0% 30.0% 16.0% 3.0%
Multiracial 7.0% 2.8% 4.4% 6.0% 1.0% 7.0% 6.0% 3.0%
Hispanic 4.0% 25.0% 4.4% 2.0% 2.0% 2.0% 3.0% 1.0%
Asian 2.0% 4.8% 2.0% 1.0% 2.0% 0% 2.0% 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 27.4%
Grade 10 26.9%
Grade 11 24.4%
Grade 12 21.3%

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 51 responses

  • 73% Yes
  • 18% Not sure.
  • 10% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 39 responses

  • 16% Excellent athletics
  • 14% Music and Art Programs
  • 14% Great Teachers
  • 12% Athletic Programs
  • 12% Excellent academics
  • 10% Many opportunities
  • 8% School Spirit
  • 8% Diverse Student Body
  • 5% Great environment

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 24 responses

  • 39% Cliques
  • 18% Academic Competitiveness
  • 14% Guidance Counselors
  • 14% Bullying
  • 9% Quality of teaching staff
  • 5% People care too much about looks & social status
  • 2% Drug usage

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 39 responses

  • 41% Impecable diversity and school spirit
  • 28% Athletics
  • 18% We all support one another
  • 10% Has an awesome marching band
  • 3% I think we have a strong art program

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 37 responses

  • 62% Focused on all popular sports, and stresses grades
  • 24% Focused on sports, mainly football.
  • 14% Supportive

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 26 responses

  • 35% Hard work truly pays off here
  • 27% Slacking off does not pay off.
  • 15% Know who to hang out with and who to avoid
  • 8% Be White and/or good at sports
  • 8% Actually try Freshman year to excel academically.
  • 4% Get actively involved, it'll get you ahead.
  • 4% Stay organized

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 35 responses

  • 3% I love everything about this school.
  • 86% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 11% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.