Success Academy

629 West Cherry St,

Glasgow, KY, 42141

Tel: (270)651-3223
Grades: 9-12

13 students

Success Academy serves 13 students in grades 9-12.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Success Academy operates within the Glasgow Independent School District.
The school district's 84% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 13 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 13 students
Success Academy Total Students (2009-2012)
Gender % 67% Male / 33%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Students by Grade Success Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 16:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
7%
4%
Success Academy Hispanic (2011-2012)
Black
n/a
11%
White
84%
81%
Success Academy White (2009-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.28 0.57
Success Academy Diversity Score (2009-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
46%
Success Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
15% 7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,473 students has grown by 26% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Glasgow Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
6
Number of Students Managed 2,473 2,473
Glasgow Independent School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 84% 79%
Glasgow Independent School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $20 MM n/a
Glasgow Independent School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $18 MM n/a
Glasgow Independent School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,192 $0
Glasgow Independent School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,140 $0
Glasgow Independent School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bowling Green Technical - Glasgow High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bavel (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bavel (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Glasgow Happy Valley Learning Center
    Alternative School
    629 West Cherry St
    Glasgow , KY , 42141
    (270)651-3804
    Alternative School
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Glasgow Bowling Green Technical - Glasgow High School
    Vocational School
    129 State Ave
    Glasgow , KY , 42141
    (270)651-5673
    Vocational School
    0.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Glasgow Bavel
    Alternative School
    202 West Washington St
    Glasgow , KY , 42141
    (270)651-3787
    Alternative School
    0.7  mi  |  128  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Glasgow North Jackson Elementary School
    2002 North Jackson Hwy
    Glasgow , KY , 42141
    (270)629-2300
    1.3  mi  |  495  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Glasgow Glasgow High School
    1601 Columbia Ave
    Glasgow , KY , 42141
    (270)651-8801
    1.6  mi  |  571  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Glasgow, KY public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.21, which is lower than the Kentucky average of 0.22. The most diverse school in Glasgow is Highland Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.