Cardinal Valley Elementary School

  • Cardinal Valley Elementary School serves 643 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 27% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Cardinal Valley Elementary School's student population of 643 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students643 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cardinal Valley Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cardinal Valley Elementary School is 0.40, 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#1184 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
76%
6%
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Black
10%
11%
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White
13%
77%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cardinal Valley Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.400.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cardinal Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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

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