Carl D Perkins Job Corp Academy Alternative School is located in Prestonsburg, KY and is one of 2 high schools in Paintsville Independent School District. It is a alt. school that serves 70 students in grades 10-12.
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 Carl D Perkins Job Corp Academy Alternative School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Carl D Perkins Job Corp Academy Alternative School had 41% 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)
American Indian/Alaskan Native
Two or More Races
Paintsville Independent District Spending
The Paintsville Independent spends $9,069 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 64% on instruction, 31% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Paintsville Independent District
In 2011, Carl D Perkins Job Corp Academy Alternative School had 23 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Kentucky average is 16 students per full-time equivalent teacher.