Family Care Center

1135 Harry Sykes Way
Lexington, KY 40504
8/
10
Top 30%
Serving 30 students in grades 9-12, Family Care Center ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 30 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • : <50% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • : Top 30%
  • : <50% (Top 20%)
  • : <50% (Top 50%)
  • : <50% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Family Care Center's student population of 30 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
30 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Family Care Center ranks within the top 30% of all 1,267 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Family Care Center is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (KY)
#298 out of 1267 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Family Care Center, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
<50%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Family Care Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
<50%
45%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Family Care Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
<50%
22%
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
15:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Family Care Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
50%
8%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Family Care Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
30%
11%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Family Care Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
17%
74%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Family Care Center and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Family Care Center and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Family Care Center.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Kentucky.
0.64
This chart displays the diversity score of Family Care Center and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
<50%
90%
This chart displays graduation rate of Family Care Center and public school graduation rate of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
54%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Family Care Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Family Care Center's ranking?
Family Care Center is ranked #298 out of 1,267 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Kentucky.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% KY state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% KY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Family Care Center?
The graduation rate of Family Care Center is 50%, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 90%.
How many students attend Family Care Center?
30 students attend Family Care Center.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Family Care Center students are Hispanic, 30% of students are Black, 17% of students are White, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Family Care Center?
Family Care Center has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Family Care Center offer ?
Family Care Center offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Family Care Center part of?
Family Care Center is part of Fayette County School District.

School Reviews

5   8/31/2009
Wonderful day care. Our daughter is so happy there! The place is one of Lexington's best kept secrets.
- Posted by Parent - jlgea

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 30 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • : Top 30%
  • : <50% (Top 20%)
  • : <50% (Top 50%)
  • : <50% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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