Paul G. Blazer High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1500 Blazer Blvd
Ashland, KY 41102
Phone
(606) 327-6040
District
ASHLAND INDEPENDENT
County
BOYD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
887
Classroom Teachers
55

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Kentucky

5

(10 is best)

Better than 48.5% of KY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Paul G. Blazer High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 42 48
Proficiency in Reading 57 56
Proficiency in Math 27 39

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.13
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.68
AVG FOR STATE 16.27
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 233 26.3%
Grade 10 269 30.3%
Grade 11 182 20.5%
Grade 12 202 22.8%
Total 887 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 93.8% 92.2% 80.2%
Black 4.2% 4.3% 11.1%
Hispanic 1.9% 2.8% 6.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.1% 0.5% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.6% 63.0% 58.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 48.7% 57.4% 53.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 5.6% 4.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 21,248 4,468,402
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,445.3 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.0% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.8% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.8% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.9% 26.8%
65 OR OLDER 18.5% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,956 1,730,016
Single Parent Households With Children 11.4% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.5% 85.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 23.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.9% 6.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.9% 11.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.4% 11.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.6% 17.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.4% 19.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.4% 17.3%
$15,000 or less 23.4% 15.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,655 $18,463,575 50.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $387 $1,263,555 3.5%
Staff $1,284 $4,192,260 11.6%
General Administration $257 $839,105 2.3%
School Administration $417 $1,361,505 3.8%
Operation $1,101 $3,594,765 9.9%
Transportation $204 $666,060 1.8%
Other $122 $398,330 1.1%
Total Support $3,772 $12,315,580 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,674 $5,465,610 15.1%
Total Expenditures $11,101 $36,244,765 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,728 $3,917,978,852 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $476 $325,850,921 4.2%
Staff $559 $382,136,826 4.9%
General Administration $234 $160,176,457 2.1%
School Administration $576 $393,653,905 5.1%
Operation $863 $590,407,958 7.6%
Transportation $577 $394,390,932 5.1%
Other $261 $178,867,837 2.3%
Total Support $3,546 $2,425,396,623 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,109 $1,442,871,957 18.5%
Total Expenditures $11,383 $7,786,231,836 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%