Hager Elementary School

1600 Blackburn Ave
Ashland, KY 41101
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Hager Elementary School serves 358 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Hager 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to 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).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Hager Elementary School's student population of 358 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Hager 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 Hager 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
#156 out of 1246 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
2%
10%
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White
88%
77%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAshland Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hager Elementary School is Paul G. Blazer High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ashland Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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