Union County Learning Academy

  • Union County Learning Academy serves 10 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 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 55%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 24%.

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School Overview

  • Union County Learning Academy's student population of 10 students has declined by 52% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 80% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students10 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Union County Learning Academy
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Union County Learning Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Union County Learning Academy's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 4:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Union County Learning Academy is 0.32, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Union County Learning Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Union County Learning 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Union County Learning Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Union County Learning Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
20%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Union County Learning Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
80%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Union County Learning Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Union County Learning Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Union County Learning Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.320.40
This chart display the diversity score of Union County Learning Academy and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate<50%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Union County Learning Academy and public school graduation rate of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Union County Learning 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 Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Union County Learning Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnion County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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