Hite Elementary School

12408 Old Shelbyville Road
Louisville, KY 40243
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Hite Elementary School serves 490 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 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 66% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Hite 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 19:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Hite Elementary School's student population of 490 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students490 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Hite 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 Hite Elementary School is 0.54, 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
#165 out of 1246 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
16%
10%
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White
65%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hite Elementary School is Eastern High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Crosby Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Middletown Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Louisville Eastern High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,080 students
    0.0 miles
    12400 Old Shelbyville Rd
    Louisville, KY 40243
    (502) 485-8243
    0.0 9-12 2,080
  • Louisville Middletown Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 557 students
    0.8 miles
    218 North Madison Avenue
    Louisville, KY 40243
    (502) 485-8300
    0.8 PK-5 557
  • Louisville Crosby Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,120 student
    1.7 miles
    303 Gatehouse Lane
    Louisville, KY 40243
    (502) 485-8235
    1.7 6-8 1,120
  • Louisville Anchorage Independent Public School
    Grades: PK-8 | 382 students
    1.8 miles
    11400 Ridge Rd
    Louisville, KY 40223
    (502) 245-2121
    1.8 PK-8 382
  • Louisville Bellewood Alternative School
    Grades: K-5 | 40 students
    1.9 miles
    11103 Park Road
    Louisville, KY 40223
    (502) 753-5533
    1.9 K-5 40

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