This section of charts contains education data for Gracey CDP Kentucky based mainly on the latest year 2020 American Community Survey census data but also the survey from Common Core Data available for Public Elementary through Secondary Schools. In Figure 1, the percent of all people aged 25 years or older, who have either graduated from high school or completed the Graduate Equivalency Degree (GED) or some equivalent certification/credential. Gracey CDP shows it has a High School Grad or higher of 100% which is ranked #1 of all places in the greater Gracey CDP region.
Figure 5 provides a more detailed look at the educational attainment for Gracey CDP Kentucky. This chart provides the proportion of people aged 25 years of age or older and what was their level of educational attainment. The chart provides 5 broad categories including: No Education/No School, Some High School, High School or equivalent, Some college or Associates Degree, and Bachelors Degree or higher. Gracey CDP has the largest proportion of percent of people with less than a high school education at 68% of the total and is ranked #1.
Figure 9 provides comparative data between the places in the greater Gracey CDP Kentucky region for broad educational attainment. This analysis uses provides five broad education attainment categories including: No Education/No School, Some High School, High School or equivalent, Some college or Associates Degree, and Bachelors Degree or higher. Gracey CDP has the largest proportion of percent of people with less than a high school degree at 67.5% of the total and is ranked #1. Second, it has less than most other places in the greater region in order of percent of people with high school (or ged) at 32.5% of the total.
A more detailed frequency distribution of educational attainment is provided in Figure 10. In particular this illustration breaks out the highest levels of university educational opportunities beyond the four year college degree. Included in the breakout are the relative proportion of masters degrees, PhD/Doctorate/Doctorial holders, and professional degrees such as medicine, dentistry, lawyers, etc. Gracey CDP has the largest proportion of percent of people with less than high school at 67.5% of the total and is ranked #1. The next exhibit (Figure 11) provides detailed cross tabulation analysis that provides education success data broken out or cross tabulated by age group. Please note that the columns add to 100% and you must use the pagination buttons at the bottom of the table to see all the rows.
Figure 12 is a cross tabulation analysis that shows large educational success categories and is broken out or cross tabulated by racial group. Please note that the columns add to 100% and you must use the pagination buttons at the bottom of the table to see all the rows.The final cross tabulation analysis is provided in Figure 13 and shows education success broken out by gender. Please note that the columns add to 100% and you must use the pagination buttons at the bottom of the table to see all the rows.
Gracey CDP Kentucky School Enrollment Charts
The next section of chart resources look at school enrollment by a variety of educational institutions and are categorized into a number of other groupings. Figure 14 provides the overall school enrollment by broad range of school age/level groupings. Gracey CDP has the largest proportion of percent of children in grades 5 to 8 at 100.0% of the total and is ranked #1.
Figure 15 provides a simple high level comparison of the proportion of students that are enrolled in public schools versus students enrolled in private schools in the Gracey CDP Kentucky region. Gracey CDP depicts percent enrolled in public schools about twice as large as the percent enrolled in private schools.
Figure 17 provides a comparative analysis all students enrolled in a public high school versus those students who are enrolled in private high school schools. Gracey CDP shows percent enrolled in a public high school about twice as large as the percent enrolled in a private high school.
The next chart in this series of resources shown in Figure 20 looks at the total number of students enrolled in any educational institution for each place in the greater Gracey CDP region. (Total enrollment in this case includes all students from preschool all the way through students enrolled in graduate school.) Gracey CDP depicts it has a Total Enrolled of 31 which is the second smallest when ranked by total population enrolled in school of all the other places in the metro area. The place with the highest total population enrolled in school in the area is Hopkinsville which depicts a total population enrolled in school of 8,241 ( considerably bigger). Comparing total population enrolled in school to the United States average of 81,084,866, Gracey CDP is only about 0.0% the size. Also, compared to the state of Kentucky, total population enrolled in school of 1,054,000, Gracey CDP is only about 0.0% the size.
Gracey CDP Kentucky Area Schools Charts
Figure 23 lists all the schools in the area along with the school district, county location and other program information/credential such as if they are a public charter school or private charter school or magnet school. Some of the Area Schools are: Sinking Fork Elementary School, Millbrooke Elementary School, Indian Hills Elementary School, Trigg County Primary School, and Trigg County Intermediate School. The next illustration in Figure 24 shows the total child school enrollment for all grades (through 12th grade) at the school shown using NCES data (Common Core of Data, Public Elementary-Secondary School Universe Survey.) Looking at Enrollment for Area Schools we find that Christian County High School ranks the largest with a value of 1,241 enrolled students. The next largest values are for: Hopkinsville High School (1,071), Christian County Middle School (817), Hopkinsville Middle School (757), and Trigg County High School (635). The difference between the highest value (Christian County High School) and the next highest (Hopkinsville High School) is that the enrolled students is about 15.9% larger.
Figure 25 show the ratio of the number of students to the number of teachers in the classroom. A good student to teacher ratio should be low because it indicates that there are less students for any one teacher to educate in a class and generally a better learning environment, better success and optimal teaching excellence. Teachers includes all educational staff such as special education teachers and any other educator. Note that distance learning (online learning/remote learning) is not included in these values. Looking at Student to Teacher Ratio for Area Schools we find that Cumberland Hall School ranks the largest with a value of 4.7 student to teacher ratio. The next largest values are for: Christian County Alternative School (11.6), North Drive Middle School (12.5), Christian County Middle School (14.1), and Christian County High School (14.4). The difference between the lowest value (Cumberland Hall School) and the next lowest (Christian County Alternative School) is that the student to teacher ratio is approximately 2.5 times bigger.
The next chart, Figure 26, shows the racial mix of students at each location in this district of the state of Kentucky department of education.
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