Kerrick Elementary School

  • Kerrick Elementary School serves 456 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 46% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Kerrick Elementary School's student population of 456 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students456 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kerrick Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kerrick Elementary School is 0.60, which is more 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#718 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
6%
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Black
34%
11%
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White
53%
77%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kerrick Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.600.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

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I went to this school k-5th grade and I just have to say that I was pleased with the grades k-3. But after that I was kin of disappointed with the teachers. One of my teachers in the 4th grade would grab other students by the collar and pull towards her. In the 5th grade my teacher would pick a favorite in the class and they would do everything for him or her such as: get papers from the printer, when the teacher would leave the room, this student would watch and see who would be talking or passing or goofing off. That year was rough. This teacher would make people get so mad and one time made me cry in class he or she also did that to a few other students. Also I thought that he or she was lying a couple times. Why would a teacher lie to her students? He or she is supposed to be a ro-model for their students. also this teacher would brag about their family A LOT. I mean the students are there to learn not to listen to a life story of the teacher.
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