Maxwell Spanish Immersion Elementary School

  • Maxwell Spanish Immersion Elementary School serves 541 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Maxwell Spanish Immersion Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Maxwell Spanish Immersion Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Maxwell Spanish Immersion Elementary School's student population of 541 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students541 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Maxwell Spanish Immersion Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Maxwell Spanish Immersion Elementary School is 0.66, 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#166 out of 1246 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
17%
7%
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Black
18%
10%
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White
52%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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Diversity Score0.660.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFayette County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school and middle school to Maxwell Spanish Immersion Elementary School is Homebound Secondary (0.5 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Able (0.5 miles away)
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