PROFICIENCY 34% 29% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
41%Jefferson County
37%Louisville
47%Kentucky

Mcferran Preparatory Academy is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Jefferson County" in Louisville, KY. There are a total of 873 students and 53 teachers at Mcferran Preparatory Academy, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 696 free lunch students and 30 reduced lunch students.

Mcferran Preparatory Academy has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 33.5%, which is 29% lower than the Kentucky average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students873
Teachers52.53
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch696
Reduced lunch30

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Mcferran Preparatory Academy, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All37%
335-39%
430-34%
545-49%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All30%
325-29%
425-29%
535-39%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Mcferran Preparatory Academy race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictKentuckyNational
Caucasian 13.8% 48.1% 79.3% 51.1%
African American 71.5% 36.8% 10.7% 15.9%
Asian 0.4% 3.4% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 9.4% 8.2% 5.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.8% 3.1% 2.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Mill Creek Elementary34%2.3Shively, KY
Cane Run Elementary32%2.5Shively, KY
Butler Traditional High School63%2.8Shively, KY
Schaffner Elementary72%3.0Shively, KY
Waller Environmental5%4.6Shively, KY
Western High School22%4.6Shively, KY
Spring Hill Elementary School57%4.8Jeffersonville, IN
Maple Elementary School57%5.0Jeffersonville, IN
S Ellen Jones Elementary School50%5.2New Albany, IN
Clarksville Elementary School60%5.3Clarksville, IN
Clarksville Senior High School80%5.4Clarksville, IN
Clarksville Middle School54%5.5Clarksville, IN

Louisville demographics profile

StatisticLouisvilleKentuckyNational
Population611,5734,411,989318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,31910891
Median age37.338.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%58%55%
Speak English91%95%79%
Speak Spanish4%3%13%

Education level achieved in Louisville

IndexLouisvilleKentuckyNational
Completed 8th grade83.7%81.0%84.3%
Completed high school82.1%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college59.0%51.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.1%30.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.3%22.7%30.3%
Completed masters11.6%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.3%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.2%0.9%1.3%
Source: The Mcferran Preparatory Academy data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.