4325 Vermont Ave
Louisville, KY 40211
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
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Bottom 50%
King Elementary School serves 396 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
King 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 6% (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 13% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

King Elementary School's student population of 396 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
396 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

King 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 King Elementary School is 0.27, which is less 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
#1253 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
85%
10%
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White
5%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score
0.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 396 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27 (Top 50%)

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