Tates Creek High School

1111 Centre Pkwy
Lexington, KY 40517
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Tates Creek High School serves 1,842 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Tates Creek High 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Tates Creek High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Tates Creek High School's student population of 1,842 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 108 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,842 students
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Total Classroom Teachers108 teachers
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School Comparison

Tates Creek High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Tates Creek High School is 0.60, which is more 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
#856 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
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
9%
7%
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Black
28%
10%
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White
56%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.40
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Graduation Rate
83%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFayette County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tates Creek High School is Henry Clay High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tates Creek Middle School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tates Creek Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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