PROFICIENCY 37% 23% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
49%Fayette County
25%Lexington-Fayette
47%Kentucky

Yates Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Fayette County" in Lexington-Fayette, KY. There are a total of 641 students and 40 teachers at Yates Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 408 free lunch students and 20 reduced lunch students.

Yates Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 36.5%, which is 23% lower than the Kentucky average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students641
Teachers40.4
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch408
Reduced lunch20

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Yates Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All37%
345-49%
435-39%
530-34%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All36%
340-44%
435-39%
530-34%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Yates Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictKentuckyNational
Caucasian 44.7% 55.1% 79.3% 51.1%
African American 31.4% 22.7% 10.7% 15.9%
Asian 4.2% 4.1% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 12.9% 13.5% 5.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 0.2% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.0% 4.2% 2.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Deep Springs Elementary School33%0.9Lexington-Fayette, KY
Dixie Elementary Magnet School60%0.9Lexington-Fayette, KY
Carter G Woodson Academy45%1.2Lexington-Fayette, KY
Northern Elementary School34%1.2Lexington-Fayette, KY
Bryan Station Middle School37%1.2Lexington-Fayette, KY
Crawford Middle School30%1.2Lexington-Fayette, KY
Bryan Station High School35%1.3Lexington-Fayette, KY
William Wells Brown Elementary27%1.4Lexington-Fayette, KY
Arlington Elementary School25%1.5Lexington-Fayette, KY
Eastside Technical Center35%1.6Lexington-Fayette, KY
Martin L King Academy For Excellence Alt6%1.6Lexington-Fayette, KY
Ashland Elementary School65%1.7Lexington-Fayette, KY

Lexington-Fayette demographics profile

StatisticLexington-FayetteKentuckyNational
Population311,5294,411,989318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,09810891
Median age34.138.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%58%55%
Speak English88%95%79%
Speak Spanish6%3%13%

Education level achieved in Lexington-Fayette

IndexLexington-FayetteKentuckyNational
Completed 8th grade87.0%81.0%84.3%
Completed high school85.7%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college69.3%51.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree49.3%30.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors41.4%22.7%30.3%
Completed masters17.9%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.5%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.9%0.9%1.3%
Source: The Yates Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.