Ashland Elementary School

195 N Ashland Ave
Lexington, KY 40502
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Ashland Elementary School serves 314 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Ashland Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Ashland Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Ashland Elementary School's student population of 314 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students314 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

Ashland Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ashland Elementary School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#232 out of 1263 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
21%
10%
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White
67%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.510.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFayette County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Ashland Elementary School is Homebound Secondary (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Able (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lexington Able Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 20 students
    0.3 miles
    701 E. Main St.
    Lexington, KY 40509
    (859) 381-4000
    0.3 K-5 20
  • Lexington Fayette Pre-school
    Grades: PK | 22 students
    0.3 miles
    701 E Main St
    Lexington, KY 40502
    (859) 222-3333
    0.3 PK 22
  • Lexington Homebound Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5
    0.3 miles
    701 E Main St
    Lexington, KY 40502
    (859) 381-4100
    0.3 PK-5 n/a
  • Lexington Homebound Secondary
    Grades: 6-12 | 4 students
    0.3 miles
    701 E Main St
    Lexington, KY 40502
    (859) 381-4100
    0.3 6-12 4
  • Lexington Opportunity Middle College Alternative School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 11-12 | 94 students
    0.3 miles
    701 E Main St
    Lexington, KY 40511
    (859) 246-6379
    0.3 11-12 94

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