Peace Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:
- Category Attribute
- Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 20%)
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)
- Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 5%)
- Peace Academy's student population of 172 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|School Type||Alternative school|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-12|
|Total Students||172 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||24 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Peace Academy's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (KY)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)||<50%|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)||<50%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||7:1||16:1|
|Two or more races|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Jefferson County School District|
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