Yates Elementary School

Yates Elementary School serves 508 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the KY average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 19%.
Yates Elementary School operates within the Fayette County School District.

Overview

The student population of 508 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 508 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Asian
2%
1%
Hispanic
15%
5%
Black
29%
11%
White
49%
81%
Two or more races
5%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.66 0.23
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
59%
48%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 41,020 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,951 is higher than the state average of $10,129. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,256 is higher than the state average of $9,906. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Fayette County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
76
6
Number of Students Managed 41,020 2,323
District Total Revenue $395 MM $24 MM
District Spending $370 MM $23 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,951 $10,129
District Spending / Student $10,256 $9,906
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bryan Station High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Crawford Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Deep Springs Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LexingtonDeep Springs Elementary School
    1919 Brynell Dr
    LexingtonKY 40505
    (859)381-3069
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 534 students                      
  • LexingtonNorthern Elementary School
    340 Rookwood Ext'd
    LexingtonKY 40505
    (859)381-3541
    1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 526 students                      
  • Lexington Dixie Elementary Magnet School
    Magnet School
    1940 Eastland Parkway
    LexingtonKY 40505
    (859)381-3116
    Magnet School

    1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 622 students                      
  • LexingtonCrawford Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    1813 Charleston Dr
    LexingtonKY 40505
    (859)381-3370
    1.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 418 students                      
  • LexingtonBryan Station High School
    201 Eastin Rd
    LexingtonKY 40505
    (859)381-3308
    1.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1845 students                      

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