Garrett Morgan Elementary School

Garrett Morgan Elementary School serves 724 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (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 63% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Garrett Morgan Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Garrett Morgan Elementary School's student population of 724 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students724 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Garrett Morgan Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Garrett Morgan Elementary School is 0.57, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#193 out of 1246 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
9%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
17%
10%
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White
63%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFayette County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Garrett Morgan Elementary School is Ridge Hospital Alt. High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Edythe Jones Hayes Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Athens-chilesburg Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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