Ashland Elementary School

  • Ashland Elementary School serves 354 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 68% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ashland Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 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%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Ashland Elementary School's student population of 354 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students354 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ashland Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,258 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ashland Elementary School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#65 out of 1258 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
6%
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Black
21%
11%
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White
67%
77%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ashland Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.510.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFayette County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school to Ashland Elementary School is Homebound Secondary (0.3 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Able (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lexington Able Special Education School
    Grades: K-5 | 10 students
    0.3 miles
    701 E. Main St.
    Lexington, KY 40509
    (859)381-4000
    0.3 K-5 10
  • Lexington Fayette Pre-school
    Grades: PK | 19 students
    0.3 miles
    701 E Main St
    Lexington, KY 40502
    (859)222-3333
    0.3 PK 19
  • Lexington Homebound Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1 students
    0.3 miles
    701 E Main St
    Lexington, KY 40502
    (859)381-4100
    0.3 PK-5 1
  • Lexington Homebound Secondary
    Grades: 6-12 | 2 students
    0.3 miles
    701 E Main St
    Lexington, KY 40502
    (859)381-4100
    0.3 6-12 2
  • Lexington Opportunity Middle College Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 108 students
    0.3 miles
    701 E Main St
    Lexington, KY 40511
    (859)246-6379
    0.3 9-12 108

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