Nicholasville Elementary School

  • Nicholasville Elementary School serves 526 students in grades 1-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Nicholasville Elementary School operates within the Jessamine County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 526 students has declined by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 1-5
Total Students 526 students
Nicholasville Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Nicholasville Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Nicholasville Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Nicholasville Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.32 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 17:1
Nicholasville Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Nicholasville Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2014)
Hispanic
11%
6%
Nicholasville Elementary School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
5%
11%
Nicholasville Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
82%
78%
Nicholasville Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Nicholasville Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Nicholasville Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Nicholasville Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.32 0.24
Nicholasville Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
59%
51%
Nicholasville Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%
Nicholasville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Jessamine County School District's student population of 8,151 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,058 in this district is less than the state average of $10,658. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,271 is less than the state average of $10,531. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Jessamine County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
6
Number of Students Managed 8,151 2,307
Jessamine County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $82 MM $25 MM
Jessamine County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $83 MM $24 MM
Jessamine County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,058 $10,658
Jessamine County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,271 $10,531
Jessamine County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NicholasvilleEast Jessamine High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1033 students
    0.4 miles
    815 Sulphur Well Rd
    NicholasvilleKY 40356
    (859)885-7240
    0.49-121033
  • NicholasvilleHattie C. Warner Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 488 students
    1.2 miles
    821 Wilmore Rd
    NicholasvilleKY 40356
    (859)885-3085
    1.21-5488
  • NicholasvilleBrookside Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 457 students
    1.3 miles
    199 Brookside Dr
    NicholasvilleKY 40356
    (859)887-2012
    1.31-5457
  • NicholasvilleRed Oak Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 531 students
    1.3 miles
    921 Union Mill Rd
    NicholasvilleKY 40356
    (859)887-4600
    1.31-5531
  • NicholasvilleJessamine Career And Technology CenterVocational School

    1.4 miles
    881 Wilmore Rd
    NicholasvilleKY 40356
    (859)887-9502
    1.4n/an/a

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