Cardinal Valley Elementary School

Cardinal Valley Elementary School serves 650 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the KY average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 19%.
Cardinal Valley Elementary School operates within the Fayette County School District.

Overview

The student population of 650 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 650 students
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Cardinal Valley Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 15:1 15:1
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
71%
5%
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2013)
Black
10%
11%
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
19%
81%
Cardinal Valley Elementary School White (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Cardinal Valley Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Cardinal Valley Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.45 0.23
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
87%
48%
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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.
2%
7%
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 41,082 students has grown by 13% over five years.
School District Name Fayette County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
76
6
Number of Students Managed 41,082 2,323
Fayette County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $395 MM $24 MM
District Spending $370 MM $23 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,951 $10,129
Fayette County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,256 $9,906
Fayette County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Central Ky Technical College High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lexington Day Treatment Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lexington Day Treatment Center (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LexingtonCentral Ky Technical College High School
    Vocational School
    308 Votech Rd
    LexingtonKY 40511
    (859)246-2400
    Vocational School

    1.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LexingtonLexington Day Treatment Center
    Alternative School
    115 Cisco Rd
    LexingtonKY 40504
    (859)381-4100
    Alternative School

    1.1 mi | 43 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • LexingtonFamily Care Center
    Alternative School
    1135 Red Mile Place
    LexingtonKY 40504
    (859)218-2273
    Alternative School

    1.2 mi | 22 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LexingtonLeestown Middle School
    2010 Leestown Rd
    LexingtonKY 40511
    (859)381-3181
    1.2 mi | 646 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • LexingtonJames Lane Allen Elementary School
    1901 Appomattox Rd
    LexingtonKY 40504
    (859)381-3456
    1.3 mi | 525 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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