Whitney Young High School (Closed 2014)

254 West Broadway St
Eminence, KY 40019
  • Whitney Young High School served 55 students in grades 11-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was <50% (which was lower than the Kentucky state average of 64%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • Minority enrollment was 82% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 11-12
Total Students55 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Whitney Young High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)<50%
64%
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Whitney Young High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Whitney Young High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
79%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Whitney Young High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
18%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Whitney Young High School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Whitney Young High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.350.25
This chart display the diversity score of Whitney Young High School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Whitney Young High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEminence Independent School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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