Pike High School in Pike Township, IN - Niche

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Pike High School is a public school in Pike Township, Indiana. It has 2,951 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 66% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 550 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

5401 West 71st St
Indianapolis, IN 46268
(317) 291-5250

Ratings and Reviews
3.8 from 550 reviews
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    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Health & Safety: I believe that Pike is very healthy and safe. If their is someone sick than they make sure no one else can get sick. They make sure if someone was threatening the school they would help protect the students.
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Teachers: The teachers are great at helping when it comes to school and when we need to pass a test. We usually do good in a class as long as the teacher is willing to help. You basically have to follow by the rules that are set by the teacher in the classroom.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Extracurriculars: I run track and field, we are pretty good when it comes the bigger events in the end of the year. Usually at state the team does pretty good. I have not been yet but I hope to go in the year 2016. I am also a cheerleader and we get big opportunities when it comes to games and events we can cheer at. My class of 2017 are great and we are invite to alot of events.
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Student Culture & Diversity: Pike is very diverse and is friendly.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Overall Experience: I think the school is pretty good all around and honestly I think that Pike has good things. There is a lot of opportunities and your able to do well coming from Pike.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 Zionsville Community High School 6 mi. 1,784
2.66 Ben Davis High School 7 mi. 3,307
3.66 North Central High School 7 mi. 3,597
3.66 Brownsburg High School 8 mi. 2,266
2.00 Arsenal Technical High School No. 716 10 mi. 2,147

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


Male 48%
Female 51%

Student Diversity

Pike High School United States Arsenal Technical High School No. 716 Ben Davis High School Brownsburg High School North Central High School Zionsville Community High School
African American 62.0% 15.2% 62.0% 36.0% 9.0% 40.0% 1.0%
Hispanic 13.0% 24.5% 15.0% 14.0% 4.0% 10.0% 3.0%
White 13.0% 51.6% 17.0% 43.0% 81.0% 39.0% 89.0%
Multiracial 6.0% 2.6% 3.0% 4.0% 3.0% 6.0% 2.0%
Asian 3.0% 4.7% 0% 1.0% 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 26.4%
Grade 10 25.6%
Grade 11 26.2%
Grade 12 21.8%

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 55 responses

  • 76% Yes
  • 18% Not sure.
  • 5% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 34 responses

  • 40% The fine arts department, clubs, and sports
  • 27% Academics
  • 19% Staff
  • 7% Kids
  • 4% Administration
  • 3% Fine arts, clubs, sports and academics

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 29 responses

  • 29% There are a lot of people as well as personalities
  • 27% Too many people
  • 18% Workload depending on the class.
  • 16% Food
  • 4% All the different types of cliques
  • 4% Policy is not enforce the right way.
  • 2% All of the above

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 34 responses

  • 26% Performing arts
  • 24% Our performing arts and athletics
  • 18% Our performing arts program is outstanding!
  • 15% Our diversity
  • 12% Athletics
  • 6% Our Fine Arts department

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

  • 41% Diversified
  • 30% Opportunities
  • 19% Well- rounded
  • 5% Exciting
  • 5% Unique

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 34 responses

  • 50% Be involved, you won't regret it.
  • 18% Make sure you are organized
  • 15% All the above
  • 12% Make sure you put school work first.
  • 6% Get involved but keep up with your studies as well

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 29 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.
  • 10% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.