The Providence School

210 South Lexington Ave

Wilmore, KY 40390

Tel: (859)887-4600
Grades 6-12
135 students
The Providence School serves 135 students in grades 6 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 21%.
The Providence School operates within the Jessamine County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 135 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 135 students
The Providence School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % The Providence School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
The Providence School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade The Providence School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1 17:1
The Providence School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Black
6%
11%
The Providence School Black Students (2004-2014)
White
91%
79%
The Providence School White Students (2004-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
The Providence School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.17 0.24
The Providence School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
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.
60%
48%
The Providence School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
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.
3%
6%
The Providence School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

Jessamine County School District's student population of 8,104 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,951 in this district is less than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,860 is higher than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Jessamine County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
6
Number of Students Managed 8,104 2,336
Jessamine County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $77 MM $24 MM
Jessamine County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $84 MM $24 MM
Jessamine County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,951 $10,260
Jessamine County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,860 $10,180
Jessamine County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is East Jessamine High School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Jessamine Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Red Oak Elementary School (3.4 miles away)
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  • NicholasvilleEast Jessamine Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 850 students
    3.2 miles
    901 Union Mill Rd
    NicholasvilleKY 40356
    (859)885-5561
    3.26-8850
  • NicholasvilleRed Oak Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 498 students
    3.4 miles
    921 Union Mill Rd
    NicholasvilleKY 40356
    (859)887-4600
    3.41-5498
  • Lexington Veterans Park Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-5 | 648 students
    3.4 miles
    4351 Clearwater Way
    LexingtonKY 40515
    (859)381-3161
    3.4KG-5648
  • LexingtonSouthern Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 678 students
    3.8 miles
    340 Wilson Downing Rd
    LexingtonKY 40517
    (859)381-3589
    3.8KG-5678
  • LexingtonSouthern Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 649 students
    3.8 miles
    400 Wilsondowning Rd
    LexingtonKY 40517
    (859)381-3582
    3.86-8649

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