Gallatin County Lower Elementary School

  • Gallatin County Lower Elementary School serves 432 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 64%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 72%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • Gallatin County Lower 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 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

School Overview

  • Gallatin County Lower Elementary School's student population of 432 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gallatin County Lower Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,197 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gallatin County Lower Elementary School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)55-59%
64%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)55-59%
72%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
12%
6%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
88%
77%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gallatin County Lower Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.210.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGallatin County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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