495 Forest Hills Drive
Morehead, KY 40351
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Morehead Youth Development Center serves 8 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 72%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 8 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Morehead Youth Development Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Morehead Youth Development Center's student population of 8 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
8 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Morehead Youth Development Center is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥50%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
13%
8%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
87%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
53%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Morehead Youth Development Center's ranking?

Morehead Youth Development Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for: Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 1%), Largest student body (number of students) (Top 5%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 10%).

How many students attend Morehead Youth Development Center?

8 students attend Morehead Youth Development Center.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

87% of Morehead Youth Development Center students are White, and 13% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Morehead Youth Development Center?

Morehead Youth Development Center has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Morehead Youth Development Center offer ?

Morehead Youth Development Center offers enrollment in grades 7-12 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Morehead Youth Development Center part of?

Morehead Youth Development Center is part of Rowan County School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 8 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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