9620 Westport Road
Louisville, KY 40241
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Zachary Taylor Elementary School serves 461 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Zachary Taylor Elementary 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Zachary Taylor Elementary School's student population of 461 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
461 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Zachary Taylor Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Zachary Taylor Elementary School is 0.70, 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 Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1098 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
18%
7%
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Black
45%
10%
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White
26%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 461 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70 (Top 5%)

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