Liberty High School

  • Liberty High School serves 262 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Liberty High School 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Liberty High School's student population of 262 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Liberty High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Liberty High School is 0.51, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank#1242 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
65%
10%
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White
26%
77%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.510.40
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Graduation Rate30-34%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Liberty High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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