Perry County Alternative School

  • Perry County Alternative School serves 5 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Perry County Alternative School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

Perry County Alternative School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Perry County Alternative School's student population of 5 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students5 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Perry County Alternative School
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Perry County Alternative School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Perry County Alternative School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank#615 out of 1246 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Perry County Alternative School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio3:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
n/a
10%
White
100%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Perry County Alternative School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Perry County Alternative School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.000.40
This chart display the diversity score of Perry County Alternative School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePerry County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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