Hillsboro Elementary School

  • Hillsboro Elementary School serves 172 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hillsboro Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

School Overview

  • Hillsboro Elementary School's student population of 172 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students172 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hillsboro Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,258 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hillsboro Elementary School is 0.13, which is less 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#615 out of 1258 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hillsboro Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hillsboro 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 Ratio14:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hillsboro Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hillsboro Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hillsboro Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hillsboro Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
93%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hillsboro Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Hillsboro Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hillsboro Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.130.39
This chart display the diversity score of Hillsboro Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hillsboro Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hillsboro 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 NameFleming County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Hillsboro Elementary School is Second Chance Academy (5.9 miles away)
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