Westport Tapp

Westport Tapp serves 78 students in grades 7-12.
Westport Tapp placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Westport Tapp places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Westport Tapp's student population of 78 students has declined by 48% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students78 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Westport Tapp is ranked within the top 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 Westport Tapp is 0.55, 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
#615 out of 1246 schools
(Top 50%)
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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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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
62%
10%
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White
24%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.40
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Graduation Rate
40-59%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Westport Tapp is Louisville Day (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Westport Middle School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Louisville Westport Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,248 student
    0.7 miles
    8100 Westport Road
    Louisville, KY 40222
    (502) 485-8346
    0.7 6-8 1,248
  • Louisville Bowen Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 714 students
    0.9 miles
    1601 Roosevelt Ave
    Louisville, KY 40242
    (502) 485-8213
    0.9 K-5 714
  • Louisville Louisville Day Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 38 students
    1.0 miles
    8711 Lagrange Rd, Bldg D
    Louisville, KY 40242
    (502) 429-7217
    1 6-12 38
  • Louisville The Brook-kmi Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 49 students
    1.1 miles
    8521 Lagrange Rd
    Louisville, KY 40220
    (502) 814-3722
    1.1 6-12 49
  • Louisville Zachary Taylor Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 461 students
    1.1 miles
    9620 Westport Road
    Louisville, KY 40241
    (502) 485-8336
    1.1 PK-5 461

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