Northern Ky Youth Dev Center

  • Northern Ky Youth Dev Center serves 26 students in grades 6-12.
  • 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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 54%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Northern Ky Youth Dev Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Northern Ky Youth Dev Center's student population of 26 students has declined by 35% 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 Students26 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northern Ky Youth Dev Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northern Ky Youth Dev Center is 0.56, which is more 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%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
39%
11%
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White
54%
77%
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Hawaiian
4%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northern Ky Youth Dev Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.560.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
54%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKenton County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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