103 Center St
Florence, KY 41042
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Florence Elementary School serves 542 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Florence 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 542 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Florence Elementary School's student population of 542 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
542 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Florence 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 Florence Elementary School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#964 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
24%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
33%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
22%
8%
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Black
20%
11%
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White
48%
75%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Florence Elementary School's ranking?

Florence Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for: Most diverse schools (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 33% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).

How many students attend Florence Elementary School?

542 students attend Florence Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

48% of Florence Elementary School students are White, 22% of students are Hispanic, 20% of students are Black, 6% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Florence Elementary School?

Florence Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Florence Elementary School offer ?

Florence Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Florence Elementary School part of?

Florence Elementary School is part of Boone County School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 542 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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