Whitley County Alternative School



Whitley County Alternative School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whitley County Alternative School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 1
8 7
9 8
10 8
11 7
12 3

Whitley County Alternative School is a public high school of the Whitley County School District located in Rockholds, KY. It has 34 students in grades 7th through 12th. Whitley County Alternative School is the 310th largest public high school in Kentucky and the 23,438th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 7.6 to 1.

Total Students: 34
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 7.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 4.5

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Whitley County Alternative School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 28
(82%)
932
(52%)
 Female 6
(18%)
859
(48%)

Whitley County Alternative School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 33
(97%)
1,777
(99%)
 Two or More 1
(3%)
4
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Whitley County Alternative School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 30
(88%)
1,227
(69%)
 Not Eligible 3
(9%)
429
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 1
(3%)
135
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Whitley County Alternative School is ranked 276th out of 0 ranked schools in Kentucky, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whitley County Alternative School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 50.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Whitley County Alternative School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 53
2006 53
2007 43
2008 53
2009 25
2010 29
2011 32
2012 34

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 6.6
2006 5.9
2007 5.4
2008 7.4
2009 11.4
2010 9.7
2011 10.7
2012 7.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.94339622641509
2006 0.94339622641509
2007 0.93023255813953
2008 0.83018867924528
2009 0.8
2010 0.89655172413793
2011 0.90625
2012 0.91176470588235

Compare Whitley County Alternative School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
760.0% 7.6:1
 
1,505.6% 15.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 50.2%
 
This School 91.2%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Whitley County Alternative School
Rockholds, KY
Public 07 - 12 34 7.6:1  
Whitley County Middle School
Williamsburg, KY
Public 07 - 08 622 14.8:1 5 miles
Whitley County High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,135 15.1:1 5 miles
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Corbin High School
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Public PK - 12 1,002 12.4:1 9 miles
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Public PK - 12 691 18.2:1 13 miles
Knox Central High School
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Public 09 - 12 874 16.1:1 13 miles
Knox County Middle School
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