Ackerly

  • Ackerly serves 16 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 24%.

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School Overview

  • Ackerly's student population of 16 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students16 students
This chart display total students of Ackerly by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Ackerly
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Ackerly by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Student : Teacher Ratio8:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ackerly and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
25%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ackerly and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
75%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ackerly and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ackerly. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.380.40
This chart display the diversity score of Ackerly and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate (16-17)<50%
89%
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ackerly and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ackerly and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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