Klondike Elementary School

  • Klondike Elementary School serves 515 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 42% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Klondike Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 22%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Klondike Elementary School's student population of 515 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students515 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Klondike Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,251 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Klondike Elementary School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#866 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Klondike 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
28%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Klondike Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
31%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Klondike Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
30%
78%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Klondike Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Klondike Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.740.25
This chart display the diversity score of Klondike Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Klondike Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Klondike Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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