Westport Tapp

  • Westport Tapp serves 72 students in grades 7-12.
  • 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 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Westport Tapp's student population of 72 students has declined by 61% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students72 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Westport Tapp's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westport Tapp is 0.55, 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#1000 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
11%
6%
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Black
62%
11%
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White
25%
77%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.550.39
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Graduation Rate40-59%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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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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    0.9 miles
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    1.0 miles
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    1.0 miles
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