Ninth District Elementary School

  • Ninth District Elementary School serves 428 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to 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%.

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School Overview

  • Ninth District Elementary School's student population of 428 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students428 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ninth District Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ninth District Elementary School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#1071 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Hispanic
13%
6%
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Black
38%
11%
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White
38%
77%
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Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ninth District Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.690.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ninth District Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCovington Independent School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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