Louisville Metro Youth Center

  • Louisville Metro Youth Center serves 58 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Louisville Metro Youth Center's student population of 58 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 400% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students58 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)<50%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)≤20%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisville Metro Youth 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
86%
10%
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White
10%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Louisville Metro Youth Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.250.40
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Graduation Rate11-19%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisville Metro Youth Center 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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