Byck Elementary School

2328 Cedar Street
Louisville, KY 40212
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Byck Elementary School serves 484 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 14% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Byck Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Byck Elementary School's student population of 484 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students484 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Byck Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Byck Elementary School is 0.21, which is less 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
#1238 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
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
2%
7%
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Black
89%
10%
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White
5%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.210.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Byck Elementary School is Central High Magnet Career Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Western Middle School For The Arts (0.3 miles away)
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