Beacon Central Alternative High School



Beacon Central Alternative High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Beacon Central Alternative High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 3
11 27
12 82

Beacon Central Alternative High School is a public high school of the Daviess County School District located in Utica, KY. It has 112 students in grades 9th through 12th. Beacon Central Alternative High School is the 253rd largest public high school in Kentucky and the 19,863rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 11.1 to 1.

Total Students: 112
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 10.1

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Beacon Central Alternative High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 63
(56%)
1,541
(50%)
 Female 49
(44%)
1,516
(50%)

Beacon Central Alternative High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 101
(90%)
2,774
(91%)
 Black 5
(4%)
119
(4%)
 Two or More 4
(4%)
72
(2%)
 Hispanic 2
(2%)
63
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
26
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Beacon Central Alternative High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 81
(72%)
991
(32%)
 Not Eligible 27
(24%)
1,726
(56%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 4
(4%)
340
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Beacon Central Alternative High School is ranked 240th out of 0 ranked schools in Kentucky, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Beacon Central Alternative High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.9%) 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.

Beacon Central Alternative High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 138
2006 133
2007 145
2008 160
2009 132
2010 122
2011 115
2012 112

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 13.3
2007 14.5
2008 14.5
2009 14.7
2010 11.4
2011 10.4
2012 11.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.28260869565217
2006 0.61654135338346
2007 0.22068965517241
2008 0.59375
2009 0.71212121212121
2010 0.77868852459016
2011 0.72173913043478
2012 0.75892857142857

Compare Beacon Central Alternative High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,110.0% 11.1:1
 
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 75.9%
 

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Public 09 - 12 112 11.1:1  
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