500 West Gaulbert Ave
Louisville, KY 40208
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Cochran Elementary School serves 404 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cochran Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Cochran Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Cochran Elementary School's student population of 404 students has grown by 43% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
404 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Cochran Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Cochran Elementary School is 0.60, 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 Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#864 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
56%
10%
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White
28%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 404 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60 (Top 20%)

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