St Joseph Children's Home

  • St Joseph Children's Home serves 22 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • St Joseph Children's Home placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • St Joseph Children's Home's student population of 22 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students22 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • St Joseph Children's Home is ranked within the bottom 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 St Joseph Children's Home is 0.50, which is more 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#1163 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
18%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in St Joseph Children's Home and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
68%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in St Joseph Children's Home. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.500.40
This chart display the diversity score of St Joseph Children's Home and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in St Joseph Children's Home 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 (05-06)
6%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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