Nicholasville Elementary School

Nicholasville Elementary School serves 620 students in grades 1-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Nicholasville Elementary School operates within the Jessamine County School District.

Overview

The student population of 620 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 1-5
Total Students 620 students
Nicholasville Elementary School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Nicholasville Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1988-2012)
Students by Grade Nicholasville Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Nicholasville Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Nicholasville Elementary School Asian (1995-2010)
Hispanic
4%
4%
Nicholasville Elementary School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
4%
11%
Nicholasville Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
86%
81%
Nicholasville Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Nicholasville Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Nicholasville 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.
0.26 0.33
Nicholasville Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
58%
46%
Nicholasville Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Nicholasville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,390 students has grown by 1135% over five years.
School District Name Jessamine County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
6
Number of Students Managed 8,390 2,354
Jessamine County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $74 MM $24 MM
Jessamine County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $89 MM $23 MM
Jessamine County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $109,577 $10,129
Jessamine County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $131,664 $9,906
Jessamine County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is East Jessamine High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is East Jessamine Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hattie C. Warner Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Nicholasville East Jessamine High School
    815 Sulphur Well Rd
    Nicholasville , KY , 40356
    (859)885-7240
    0.4  mi  |  1048  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Nicholasville Hattie C. Warner Elementary School
    821 Wilmore Rd
    Nicholasville , KY , 40356
    (859)885-3085
    1.2  mi  |  541  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Nicholasville Brookside Elementary School
    199 Brookside Dr
    Nicholasville , KY , 40356
    (859)887-2012
    1.3  mi  |  627  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Nicholasville Jessamine Career And Technology Center
    Vocational School
    881 Wilmore Rd
    Nicholasville , KY , 40356
    (859)881-8324
    Vocational School
    1.4  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Nicholasville East Jessamine Middle School
    901 Union Mill Rd
    Nicholasville , KY , 40356
    (859)885-5561
    1.6  mi  |  896  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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