2130a E 19th St
Owensboro, KY 42303
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Gateway Academy serves 69 students in grades 9-12.
Gateway 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 ≤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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Gateway Academy's student population of 69 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 75% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
69 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

Gateway 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 Gateway Academy is 0.56, 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
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1184 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)
≤20%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
32%
10%
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White
58%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Graduation Rate
20-29%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
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: 9-12
  • Students: 69 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 20-29% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 30%)

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