710 Glendover Rd
Lexington, KY 40502
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Glendover Elementary School serves 575 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Glendover 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 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Glendover Elementary School's student population of 575 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
575 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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School Rankings

Glendover Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Glendover Elementary School is 0.62, 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 Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#179 out of 1263 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
11%
2%
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Hispanic
22%
7%
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Black
8%
10%
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White
56%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 575 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Top 20%)

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