Taylorsville Elementary School

420 Highview Ave.
Taylorsville, KY 40071
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 604 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Taylorsville Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 604 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • : Top 20% in KY
  • : 55% (Top 20%)
  • : 50% (Top 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Taylorsville Elementary School's student population of 604 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
604 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Taylorsville Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 1,267 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Taylorsville Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (KY)
#241 out of 1267 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Taylorsville Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
55%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Taylorsville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
50%
45%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Taylorsville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
25-29%
22%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Taylorsville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
90%
74%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Kentucky.
0.19
This chart displays the diversity score of Taylorsville Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
54%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Taylorsville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Taylorsville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Taylorsville Elementary School's ranking?
Taylorsville Elementary School is ranked #241 out of 1,267 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky.
What schools are Taylorsville Elementary School often compared to?
Taylorsville Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Spencer County Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% KY state average), while 50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% KY state average).
How many students attend Taylorsville Elementary School?
604 students attend Taylorsville Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
90% of Taylorsville Elementary School students are White, 5% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Taylorsville Elementary School?
Taylorsville Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Taylorsville Elementary School offer ?
Taylorsville Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Taylorsville Elementary School part of?
Taylorsville Elementary School is part of Spencer County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 604 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 55% (Top 20%)
  • : 50% (Top 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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