Ahrens Educational Resource Center is located in Louisville, KY and is one of 53 high schools in Jefferson County School District. It is a alt. school that serves 34 students in grades 9-12.
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 Ahrens Educational Resource Center's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Ahrens Educational Resource Center had 47% 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)
Jefferson County District Spending
The Jefferson County spends $9,952 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 54% on instruction, 42% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Jefferson County District
In 2011, Ahrens Educational Resource Center had 4 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Kentucky average is 16 students per full-time equivalent teacher.