1500 Wilmore Rd
Nicholasville, KY 40356
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Rosenwald Dunbar Elementary School serves 598 students in grades 1-5.
Rosenwald Dunbar Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Rosenwald Dunbar Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

Rosenwald Dunbar Elementary School's student population of 598 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
598 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Rosenwald Dunbar Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Rosenwald Dunbar Elementary School is 0.35, 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
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State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#284 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
9%
10%
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White
80%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 1-5
  • Students: 598 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35 (Top 50%)

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