Dawson Orman Education Center

Dawson Orman Education Center serves 248 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

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Dawson Orman Education Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Dawson Orman Education Center's student population of 248 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 116% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students248 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Dawson Orman Education Center is 0.45, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
72%
10%
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White
17%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.450.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dawson Orman Education 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dawson Orman Education Center is Jcps Eschool (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Meyzeek Middle School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Louisville Jcps Eschool Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.1 miles
    900 South Floyd St.
    Louisville, KY 40203
    (502) 485-7800
    0.1 9-12 n/a
  • Louisville Meyzeek Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,109 student
    0.2 miles
    828 South Jackson Street
    Louisville, KY 40203
    (502) 485-8299
    0.2 6-8 1,109
  • Louisville Engelhard Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 375 students
    0.3 miles
    1004 S First St
    Louisville, KY 40203
    (502) 485-8246
    0.3 K-5 375
  • Louisville Heuser Hearing & Language Academy Special Education School
    Grades: PK-K | 32 students
    0.3 miles
    111 E Kentucky St
    Louisville, KY 40203
    (502) 636-2084
    0.3 PK-K 32
  • Louisville Ernest Camp Edwards Education Complex
    Grades: PK
    0.4 miles
    731 South Hancock Street
    Louisville, KY 40203
    (502) 485-7677
    0.4 PK n/a

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