James R. Allen High School

  • James R. Allen High School serves 3 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 2:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • James R. Allen High School's student population of 3 students has declined by 83% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students3 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of James R. Allen High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)<50%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of James R. Allen High School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)<50%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of James R. Allen High School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio2:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
n/a
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in James R. Allen High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
67%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
33%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in James R. Allen High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.450.40
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Graduation Rate≥50%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in James R. Allen High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
67%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in James R. Allen High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMeade County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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