Knox County Learning Academy

  • Knox County Learning Academy serves 48 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 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%.

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School Overview

  • Knox County Learning Academy's student population of 48 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students48 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Knox County Learning Academy's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Knox County Learning Academy 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#1185 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Knox County Learning Academy 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 Ratio12:116:1
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
98%
77%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Knox County Learning Academy.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 Rate60-79%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
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 Knox County Learning Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKnox County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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