Cartmell Elementary School

1708 Highland Ave
Carrollton, KY 41008
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 401 students in grades 2-4, Cartmell Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 2-4
  • Enrollment: 401 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • : Bottom 50% in KY
  • : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Cartmell Elementary School's student population of 401 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 2-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
401 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Cartmell Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Cartmell Elementary School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (KY)
#1136 out of 1230 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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12%
30%
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17%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cartmell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
20%
8%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
74%
74%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
0.41
This chart display the diversity score of Cartmell Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cartmell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cartmell Elementary School's ranking?
Cartmell Elementary School is ranked #1136 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
What schools are Cartmell Elementary School often compared to?
Cartmell Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Kathryn Winn Primary by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
12% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 17% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
How many students attend Cartmell Elementary School?
401 students attend Cartmell Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
74% of Cartmell Elementary School students are White, 20% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cartmell Elementary School?
Cartmell Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Cartmell Elementary School offer ?
Cartmell Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 2-4 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Cartmell Elementary School part of?
Cartmell Elementary School is part of Carroll County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 2-4
  • Enrollment: 401 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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