Middlesboro Alternative School

  • Middlesboro Alternative School serves 32 students in grades 7-12.
  • 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 32:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Middlesboro Alternative School's student population of 32 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students32 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Middlesboro Alternative School's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Middlesboro Alternative School is 0.22, 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#670 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 Ratio32:116:1
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American Indian
3%
n/a
Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
6%
11%
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White
88%
77%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.220.25
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Graduation Rate≥50%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
54%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMiddlesboro Independent School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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