Cardinal Valley Elementary School

  • Cardinal Valley Elementary School serves 697 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 22%.
  • Cardinal Valley Elementary School operates within the Fayette County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 697 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 697 students
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Cardinal Valley Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Cardinal Valley Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 17:1
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
2%
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2004)
Hispanic
70%
6%
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
13%
11%
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
16%
78%
Cardinal Valley Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.47 0.24
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Cardinal Valley 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.
n/a n/a
Cardinal Valley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Fayette County School District's student population of 40,590 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,601 is higher than the state average of $10,682. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,115 is higher than the state average of $11,139. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Fayette County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
76
6
Number of Students Managed 40,590 2,307
Fayette County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $455 MM $25 MM
Fayette County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $515 MM $26 MM
Fayette County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $11,601 $10,682
Fayette County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $13,115 $11,139
Fayette County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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