Goldsmith Elementary School

3520 Goldsmith Lane
Louisville, KY 40220
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Goldsmith Elementary School serves 597 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Goldsmith 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (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 22% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 597 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Goldsmith Elementary School's student population of 597 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
597 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Goldsmith Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Goldsmith Elementary School is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1135 out of 1230 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
12%
2%
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Hispanic
20%
8%
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Black
36%
11%
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White
25%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.76
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Goldsmith Elementary School's ranking?
Goldsmith Elementary School is ranked #1135 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
What schools are Goldsmith Elementary School often compared to?
Goldsmith Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Klondike Lane Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
11% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 22% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
How many students attend Goldsmith Elementary School?
597 students attend Goldsmith Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
36% of Goldsmith Elementary School students are Black, 25% of students are White, 20% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Asian, and 7% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Goldsmith Elementary School?
Goldsmith Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Goldsmith Elementary School offer ?
Goldsmith Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Goldsmith Elementary School part of?
Goldsmith Elementary School is part of Jefferson County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 597 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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