Hearn Elementary School

  • Hearn Elementary School serves 488 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hearn 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Hearn Elementary School's student population of 488 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students488 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hearn Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Hearn Elementary School is 0.55, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank#960 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
13%
10%
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White
65%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.550.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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