3816 Dixie Highway
Louisville, KY 40216
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
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Bottom 50%
Mill Creek Elementary School serves 506 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Mill Creek 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 12% (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 19% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

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

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School Overview

Mill Creek Elementary School's student population of 506 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
506 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Mill Creek 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 Mill Creek Elementary School is 0.38, 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
#1236 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
78%
10%
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White
12%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 506 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.38 (Top 50%)

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