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Jefferson County Public Schools
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  • LOUISVILLE, KY

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grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Diversity
    grade A+
  3. Teachers
    grade B minus
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B+
  6. Administration
    grade B minus
  7. Sports
    grade A
  8. Food
    grade C minus
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade C minus

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Jefferson County Public Schools is an above average, public school district located in LOUISVILLE, KY. It has 94,393 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 18 to 1. According to state test scores, 19% of students are at least proficient in math and 35% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
35%
Percent Proficient - Math
19%
Average Graduation Rate
84%
Average SAT
1190
784 responses
Average ACT
24
7,178 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
94,393
Free or Reduced Lunch
59.8%

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
18:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$67,204
Teachers in First/Second Year
8.6%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$16,573 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    55%
  • Support Services
    40%
  • Other
    5%

Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$63,114
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,014
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$204,800
National
$281,900

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