Yates Elementary School

Yates Elementary School serves 517 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 21%.
Yates Elementary School operates within the Fayette County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 517 students has grown by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 517 students
Yates Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Yates Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Yates Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Yates Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 17:1
Yates Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
4%
1%
Yates Elementary School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
14%
5%
Yates Elementary School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
32%
11%
Yates Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
45%
79%
Yates Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Yates Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.68 0.36
Yates Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
57%
48%
Yates Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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.
3%
6%
Yates Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Fayette County School District's student population of 40,079 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,160 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Fayette County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
80
6
Number of Students Managed 40,079 2,292
Fayette County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $413 MM n/a
Fayette County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $434 MM n/a
Fayette County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,160 n/a
Fayette County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,740 n/a
Fayette County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Bryan Station High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bryan Station Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Deep Springs Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • LexingtonDeep Springs Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 571 students
    0.9 miles
    1919 Brynell Dr
    LexingtonKY 40505
    (859)381-3069
    0.9PK-5571
  • Lexington Dixie Elementary Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 603 students
    1 miles
    1940 Eastland Parkway
    LexingtonKY 40505
    (859)381-3116
    1PK-5603
  • LexingtonNorthern Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 515 students
    1 miles
    340 Rookwood Parkway
    LexingtonKY 40505
    (859)381-3541
    1PK-5515
  • LexingtonBryan Station High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1796 students
    1.2 miles
    201 Eastin Rd
    LexingtonKY 40505
    (859)381-3308
    1.29-121796
  • LexingtonBryan Station Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 568 students
    1.2 miles
    1865 Wickland Dr
    LexingtonKY 40505
    (859)381-3288
    1.26-8568

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