Opportunity Middle College

  • Opportunity Middle College serves 108 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower 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 51%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Opportunity Middle College placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Opportunity Middle College's student population of 108 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students108 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Opportunity Middle College is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,215 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The diversity score of Opportunity Middle College is 0.66, 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)≤20%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)≥50%
51%
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
6%
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Black
38%
11%
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White
43%
77%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.660.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFayette County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Opportunity Middle College is The Stables (1.4 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Morton Middle School (0.9 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Able (0.0 miles away)
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