Paducah Head Start Preschool

  • Paducah Head Start Preschool serves 260 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 22%.

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School Overview

  • Paducah Head Start Preschool's student population of 260 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 71% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students260 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
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Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Paducah Head Start Preschool and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Paducah Head Start Preschool and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
57%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Paducah Head Start Preschool and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
23%
78%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Paducah Head Start Preschool and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
14%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Paducah Head Start Preschool and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Paducah Head Start Preschool.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.610.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Paducah Head Start Preschool and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paducah Head Start Preschool and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePaducah Independent School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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