Mary Ryan Academy

  • Mary Ryan Academy serves 36 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Mary Ryan Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Mary Ryan Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Mary Ryan Academy's student population of 36 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students36 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mary Ryan Academy is ranked within the top 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 Mary Ryan Academy is 0.49, 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#615 out of 1246 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
Black
19%
10%
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White
69%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.490.40
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Graduation Rate≥50%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
9%
5%
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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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