Buckner Alternative High School is located in Buckner, KY and is one of 26 schools in Oldham County School District. It is a alt. school that serves 58 students in grades 7-12.
Alternative schools are public schools that offer nontraditional education for students whose needs cannot be met in a regular, special education, or vocational school. While alternative schools are distinct from regular, special education, and vocational schools in their teaching approach or classroom environment, they can provide similar services and/or curriculum for students. Alternative schools include schools for potential dropouts, residential treatment centers for substance abuse, schools for chronic truants, and schools for students with behavioral problems. See Buckner Alternative High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Buckner Alternative High School had 62% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Kentucky had 57% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Oldham County District Spending
The Oldham County spends $7,568 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 59% on instruction, 36% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Oldham County District
In 2011, Buckner Alternative High School had 9 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Kentucky average is 16 students per full-time equivalent teacher.