Phoenix Academy

  • Phoenix Academy serves 32 students in grades 6-12.
  • 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.
  • Phoenix Academy 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 5:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Phoenix Academy's student population of 32 students has grown by 39% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students32 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Phoenix Academy 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 Phoenix Academy is 0.36, 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%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Phoenix Academy, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 Phoenix Academy 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 Ratio5:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
19%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Phoenix Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
78%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Phoenix Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Phoenix Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.360.40
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Phoenix Academy 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 Lunch (11-12)
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Phoenix Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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