Pulaski County High School (Kentucky)

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Pulaski County High School
Pchs logo.jpg
511 E. University Drive
Pulaski County, KY
Somerset, Kentucky, 42503
United States
Type Public
School district Pulaski County Schools
Superintendent Steve Butcher
School number (606) 679-1574
Principal Mike Murphy
Vice principal Arthur Crawford
Faculty 63[1]
Grades 9–12
Gender Coed
Enrollment 1,055[1] (2005–06)
Student to teacher ratio 17.8[1]
Campus Small city
Color(s) Maroon and White[2]         
Athletics conference KHSAA[2]
Sports football, baseball, basketball (boys and girls), softball,
Mascot The Maroon (Pirate)
Nickname Home of the Maroons
Team name Maroons/Lady Maroons[2]
Average SAT scores Yes
Average ACT scores Yes

Pulaski County High School, or PCHS, is a public high school located in Pulaski County, Kentucky and operated by Pulaski County Schools. It serves the communities of Eubank, Shopville, Woodstock, and parts of the City of Somerset Kentucky. Students in the Science Hill area, which has its own school district that operates a single K-8 school, have the choice of attending either of the high schools operated by the Pulaski County School District—Pulaski County or Southwestern.

Most of the city of Somerset is served by the Somerset Independent Schools, which operates a full K-12 system. In fact, Pulaski County High lies within the boundaries of the Somerset district.


PCHS serves grades nine through twelve. At last count, about 1,000 students were enrolled at Pulaski County High School.


Sports at PCHS include baseball, football, basketball, track, golf, soccer, volleyball, archery, tennis and swim teams. The school mascot is a pirate.


Club Days are held the first Friday of every month. Some of the clubs are FBLA, FCA, FEA, FFA, Environmental, DECA, Teens Who Care, and JROTC.


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