The Providence School

210 S. Lexington Ave

Wilmore, KY 40390

Tel: (859)887-4600
  • The Providence School serves 133 students in grades 6-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • The Providence School operates within the Jessamine County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 133 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students133 students
The Providence School Total Students (2003-2015)
Gender %The Providence School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
The Providence School Total Teachers (2003-2015)
Students by GradeThe Providence School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio7:117:1
The Providence School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
The Providence School Asian Students (2007-2011)
Hispanic
1%
6%
The Providence School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
6%
11%
The Providence School Black Students (2003-2015)
White
91%
78%
The Providence School White Students (2003-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
The Providence School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsThe Providence School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownKY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.170.38
The Providence School Diversity Score (2004-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
67%
51%
The Providence School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
6%
The Providence School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • Jessamine County School District's student population of 8,151 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,691 in this district is less than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,576 is higher than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameJessamine County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
6
Number of Students Managed8,1512,307
Jessamine County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$77 MM$24 MM
Jessamine County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$84 MM$24 MM
Jessamine County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,691$10,260
Jessamine County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,576$10,180
Jessamine County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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