Cassidy Elementary School

  • Cassidy Elementary School serves 732 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 72% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 69% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Cassidy Elementary School's student population of 732 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students732 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cassidy Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cassidy Elementary School is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. 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#117 out of 1,251 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cassidy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cassidy 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
8%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cassidy Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
6%
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Black
8%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cassidy Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
73%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cassidy Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cassidy Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.450.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cassidy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cassidy 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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