Marie Gatton Phillips Elementary School
Marie Gatton Phillips Elementary School serves 111 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Marie Gatton Phillips Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black).
- Grades: Prekindergarten-5
- Enrollment: 111 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
- Minority Enrollment: 6%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 5% in KY
- Math Proficiency: 80-89% (Top 1%)
- Reading Proficiency: 70-79% (Top 5%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education
Marie Gatton Phillips Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Marie Gatton Phillips Elementary School's student population of 111 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
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Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Marie Gatton Phillips Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Marie Gatton Phillips Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#30 out of 1263 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education
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