Stuart Seventh- And Eighth-grade Academy

  • Stuart Seventh- And Eighth-grade Academy serves 648 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Stuart Seventh- And Eighth-grade Academy's student population of 648 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students648 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Stuart Seventh- And Eighth-grade Academy's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Stuart Seventh- And Eighth-grade Academy is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#1226 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
8%
6%
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Black
44%
11%
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White
44%
77%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Stuart Seventh- And Eighth-grade Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.610.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Stuart Seventh- And Eighth-grade Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Stuart Seventh- And Eighth-grade Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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