The Phoenix School of Discovery

10200 Dixie Hwy, Louisville, KY 40272
(502) 485-7700
NR

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-12 332 students 8 students/teacher (KY avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

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Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (KPREP)

Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2013-2014, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.
  • This school in 2014
  • Jefferson County School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

17%
34%
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29%
46%
54%
38%
48%
64%

Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (KPREP)

Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2013-2014, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.
  • This school in 2014
  • Jefferson County School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

24%
37%
45%
20%
45%
52%
29%
46%
59%
5%
26%
35%

Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (KPREP)

Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2013-2014, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.
  • This school in 2014
  • Jefferson County School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

24%
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32%

Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (KPREP)

Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2013-2014, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.
  • This school in 2014
  • Jefferson County School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

44%
58%
56%

Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (KPREP)

Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2013-2014, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.
  • This school in 2014
  • Jefferson County School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

0%
37%
38%
22%
38%
40%
33%
50%
55%
31%
56%
58%

Kentucky End of Course Assessments (EOC)

Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2013-2014, Kentucky administered the End-of-Course (EOC) assessments. EOCs are tests given to public high school students when they complete a course to assess their knowledge of important course concepts. They are similar to a final exam, except that they are created and scored by an outside testing company, ensuring that the tests are both rigorous and aligned with state and national college readiness standards.
  • This school in 2014
  • Jefferson County School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

The Phoenix School of Discovery is a public high school in Valley Station. 332 students go to The Phoenix School of Discovery and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 79% of the 332 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at The Phoenix School of Discovery is 8:1. Valley Traditional High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 64% 51%
Black, non-Hispanic 30% 37%
Multiracial 2% 2%
Hispanic 2% 7%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.9% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.6% 3%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 79% 59%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    Great school. The teachers and staff are very caring and involved with their students. My son has done great there.

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