Adair Learning Academy

  • Adair Learning Academy serves 13 students in grades 5-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 45%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Adair Learning Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 2:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Adair Learning Academy's student population of 13 students has declined by 69% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students13 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Adair Learning Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,251 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 2:1 has decreased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Adair Learning Academy is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Adair Learning Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Adair Learning Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio2:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Adair Learning Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Adair Learning Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
23%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Adair Learning Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
54%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Adair Learning Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
23%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Adair Learning Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Adair Learning Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.610.39
This chart display the diversity score of Adair Learning Academy and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Adair Learning Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAdair County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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