2400 Adams Street Suite 1
Paducah, KY 42003
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Choices Educational Center serves 32 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Choices Educational Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Choices Educational Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Choices Educational Center's student population of 32 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
32 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Choices Educational Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Choices Educational Center is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1157 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
78%
10%
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White
19%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Graduation Rate
<50%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Choices Educational Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 32 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36 (Top 20%)

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