Oak Hill Elementary School

  • Oak Hill Elementary School serves 515 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (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 76% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Oak Hill Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) 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 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Oak Hill Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Oak Hill Elementary School's student population of 515 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students515 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oak Hill Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Oak Hill Elementary School is 0.22, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank#62 out of 1246 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
1%
10%
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White
88%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.220.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePulaski County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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