Horse Creek Learning Center

  • Horse Creek Learning Center serves 36 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 45%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 55%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Horse Creek Learning Center placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

Top Placements

Horse Creek Learning Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Horse Creek Learning Center's student population of 36 students has grown by 140% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students36 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Horse Creek Learning Center is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,251 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 3:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Horse Creek Learning Center is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
45%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Horse Creek Learning 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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Hispanic
2%
6%
Black
n/a
11%
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White
98%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Horse Creek Learning Center and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Horse Creek Learning Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.040.39
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Graduation Rate≤20%
89%
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Horse Creek Learning Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClay County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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