Paducah Head Start Preschool

  • Paducah Head Start Preschool serves 273 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 24%.

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School Overview

  • Paducah Head Start Preschool's student population of 273 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students273 students
This chart display total students of Paducah Head Start Preschool by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Paducah Head Start Preschool
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Paducah Head Start Preschool by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
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 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
7%
7%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Black
52%
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 2017-18 school year data.
White
25%
76%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
16%
4%
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 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.640.40
This chart display the diversity score of Paducah Head Start Preschool and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
55%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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