Gamaliel Elementary School

  • Gamaliel Elementary School serves 251 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Gamaliel Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower 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% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Gamaliel Elementary School's student population of 251 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students251 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gamaliel Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Gamaliel Elementary School is 0.22, 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 Testing Rank#13 out of 1246 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
10%
7%
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Black
1%
10%
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White
88%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.220.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMonroe County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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