5200 Morningside Way
Louisville, KY 40219
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Hartstern Elementary School serves 468 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Hartstern 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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

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School Overview

Hartstern Elementary School's student population of 468 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
468 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Hartstern Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Hartstern Elementary School is 0.73, 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
#801 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
29%
7%
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Black
25%
10%
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White
36%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.73
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 468 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.73 (Top 5%)

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