Mercer County Day Treatment

  • Mercer County Day Treatment serves 14 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 45%) for the 2014-15 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.
  • Mercer County Day Treatment 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 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

Top Placements

Mercer County Day Treatment places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Mercer County Day Treatment's student population of 14 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students14 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mercer County Day Treatment is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,251 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mercer County Day Treatment is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
45%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mercer County Day Treatment 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 Ratio7:116:1
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
93%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mercer County Day Treatment and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mercer County Day Treatment.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.130.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
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 Mercer County Day Treatment and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMercer County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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