4018 West Market Street
Louisville, KY 40212
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Esl Newcomer Academy serves 514 students in grades 6-10.
Esl Newcomer Academy 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 ≤1% (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 ≤5% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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Esl Newcomer Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

Esl Newcomer Academy's student population of 514 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-10
Total Students
514 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Esl Newcomer Academy 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 Esl Newcomer Academy is 0.62, 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 Data
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State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1263 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤1%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
51%
7%
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Black
33%
10%
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White
13%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Graduation Rate
≤10%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-10
  • Students: 514 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≤10% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤1% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Top 20%)

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