Goldsmith Elementary School

  • Goldsmith Elementary School serves 615 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 41% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Goldsmith Elementary School's student population of 615 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students615 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Goldsmith Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Goldsmith Elementary School is 0.73, which is more 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#1037 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Goldsmith Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
22%
6%
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Black
35%
11%
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White
32%
77%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Goldsmith Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.730.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Goldsmith Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Goldsmith Elementary School is Seneca High School (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Binet School (0.2 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Binet School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Louisville Seneca High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1387 students
    0.0 miles
    3510 Goldsmith Lane
    Louisville, KY 40220
    (502)485-8323
    0.0 9-12 1387
  • Louisville Binet School Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 68 students
    0.2 miles
    3410 Bon Air Ave
    Louisville, KY 40220
    (502)485-8209
    0.2 K-12 68
  • Louisville Boys And Girls Haven Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 20 students
    0.7 miles
    2301 Goldsmith Ln
    Louisville, KY 40218
    (502)458-1171
    0.7 6-12 20
  • Louisville Klondike Lane Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 484 students
    0.9 miles
    3807 Klondike Ln
    Louisville, KY 40218
    (502)485-8286
    0.9 PK-5 484
  • Louisville Brooklawn Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 125 students
    1.0 miles
    3121 Brooklawn Campus Drive
    Louisville, KY 40218
    (502)515-0460
    1.0 6-12 125

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