Ashland Head Start

  • Ashland Head Start serves 159 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

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Ashland Head Start places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Ashland Head Start's student population of 159 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students159 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ashland Head Start's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has decreased from 42:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ashland Head Start is 0.26, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
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Student : Teacher Ratio32:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
6%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ashland Head Start and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
86%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ashland Head Start and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ashland Head Start.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.260.25
This chart display the diversity score of Ashland Head Start and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ashland Head Start and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAshland Independent School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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