Atkinson Academy

  • Atkinson Academy serves 457 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Atkinson Academy's student population of 457 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Atkinson Academy's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Atkinson Academy is 0.55, 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#1177 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
56%
11%
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White
37%
77%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Atkinson Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.550.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Atkinson Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Louisville Byck Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 530 students
    0.7 miles
    2328 Cedar Street
    Louisville, KY 40212
    (502)485-8221
    0.7 PK-5 530
  • Louisville Western Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 606 students
    0.7 miles
    2201 West Main Street
    Louisville, KY 40212
    (502)485-8345
    0.7 6-8 606
  • Louisville Portland Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 295 students
    0.8 miles
    3410 Northwestern Parkway
    Louisville, KY 40212
    (502)485-8313
    0.8 K-5 295
  • Louisville Young Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 529 students
    0.8 miles
    3526 West Muhammad Ali Blvd
    Louisville, KY 40212
    (502)485-8354
    0.8 PK-5 529
  • Louisville The Academy @ Shawnee
    Grades: 6-12 | 757 students
    0.9 miles
    4001 Herman Street
    Louisville, KY 40212
    (502)485-8326
    0.9 6-12 757

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