Cold Hill Elementary School

  • Cold Hill Elementary School serves 257 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cold Hill Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 24%.

Top Placements

Cold Hill Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Cold Hill Elementary School's student population of 257 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students257 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cold Hill Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,258 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cold Hill Elementary School is 0.10, which is less 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 School Rank (16-17)#9 out of 1258 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cold Hill 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)80-84%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cold Hill 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 Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cold Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cold Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
95%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cold Hill Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cold Hill Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.100.40
This chart display the diversity score of Cold Hill Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cold Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaurel County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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