Mary Ryan Academy

  • Mary Ryan Academy serves 30 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 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 6:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Mary Ryan Academy's student population of 30 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students30 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mary Ryan Academy's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has increased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mary Ryan Academy is 0.28, 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#648 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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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Asian
3%
2%
Black
13%
11%
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White
84%
77%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.280.39
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Graduation Rate≥50%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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