Marion C. Moore School

6415 Outer Loop
Louisville, KY 40228
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Marion C. Moore School serves 2,145 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Marion C. Moore 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Marion C. Moore School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Marion C. Moore School's student population of 2,145 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 128 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students2,145 students
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Total Classroom Teachers128 teachers
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School Comparison

Marion C. Moore School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Marion C. Moore School is 0.69, 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
#1148 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
22%
7%
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Black
35%
10%
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White
38%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.40
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Graduation Rate
87%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Marion C. Moore School is Southern High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Thomas Jefferson Middle School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Smyrna Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Louisville Smyrna Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 474 students
    0.1 miles
    6401 Outer Loop
    Louisville, KY 40228
    (502) 485-8329
    0.1 K-5 474
  • Louisville Luhr Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 498 students
    1.0 miles
    6900 Fegenbush Lane
    Louisville, KY 40228
    (502) 485-8295
    1.0 PK-5 498
  • Louisville Hartstern Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 468 students
    1.4 miles
    5200 Morningside Way
    Louisville, KY 40219
    (502) 485-8262
    1.4 K-5 468
  • Louisville Southern High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,346 student
    2.3 miles
    8620 Preston Highway
    Louisville, KY 40219
    (502) 485-8330
    2.3 9-12 1,346
  • Louisville Wilt Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 515 students
    2.4 miles
    6700 Price Lane
    Louisville, KY 40229
    (502) 485-8353
    2.4 PK-5 515

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