Cardinal Valley Elementary School

  • Cardinal Valley Elementary School serves 632 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 25% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cardinal Valley 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 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Cardinal Valley Elementary School's student population of 632 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students632 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cardinal Valley 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 Cardinal Valley Elementary School is 0.43, 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#1082 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
74%
7%
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Black
12%
10%
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White
12%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.430.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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, middle school and elementary school to Cardinal Valley Elementary School is Lexington Day Treatment (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lexington Central Ky Technical College Vocational School

    1.1 miles
    308 Vo-tech Road
    Lexington, KY 40511
    (859) 246-2400
    1.1 n/a n/a
  • Lexington Lexington Day Treatment Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 39 students
    1.1 miles
    701 E Main St
    Lexington, KY 40502
    (859) 381-4100
    1.1 6-12 39
  • Lexington Sap Program Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    1.1 miles
    1155 Red Mile Place, Coleman H
    Lexington, KY 40507
    (859) 246-4305
    1.1 6-12 n/a
  • Lexington Family Care Center Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 40 students
    1.2 miles
    1135 Red Mile Pl
    Lexington, KY 40504
    (859) 218-2273
    1.2 9-12 40
  • Lexington Leestown Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 867 students
    1.2 miles
    2010 Leestown Rd
    Lexington, KY 40511
    (859) 381-3181
    1.2 6-8 867

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