Christian County Alternative School

Christian County Alternative School serves 49 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year.
Christian County Alternative School 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Christian County Alternative School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Christian County Alternative School's student population of 49 students has grown by 40% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students49 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Christian County Alternative School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Christian County Alternative School is 0.59, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1163 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
49%
10%
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White
41%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.40
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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
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChristian County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Christian County Alternative School is Hopkinsville High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hopkinsville Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cumberland Hall School (1.2 miles away)
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