PROFICIENCY 83% 75% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
49%Fayette County
25%Lexington-Fayette
47%Kentucky

Veterans Park Elementary School is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Fayette County" in Lexington-Fayette, KY. There are a total of 631 students and 43 teachers at Veterans Park Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 65 free lunch students and 23 reduced lunch students.

Veterans Park Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 83.0%, which is 75% higher than the Kentucky average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students631
Teachers43.1
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch65
Reduced lunch23

 

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 Veterans Park 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
All84%
375-79%
485-89%
585-89%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All82%
375-79%
485-89%
580-84%
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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Veterans Park Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictKentuckyNational
Caucasian 82.3% 55.1% 79.3% 51.1%
African American 5.2% 22.7% 10.7% 15.9%
Asian 7.5% 4.1% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 3.4% 13.5% 5.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.5% 4.2% 2.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Millcreek Elementary School34%1.3Lexington-Fayette, KY
Southern Middle School50%1.5Lexington-Fayette, KY
Southern Elementary School47%1.6Lexington-Fayette, KY
Tates Creek Elementary School48%2.0Lexington-Fayette, KY
Tates Creek Middle School48%2.1Lexington-Fayette, KY
Tates Creek High School59%2.1Lexington-Fayette, KY
Lansdowne Elementary School53%2.2Lexington-Fayette, KY
Squires Elementary School46%2.4Lexington-Fayette, KY
Julius Marks Elementary School54%2.7Lexington-Fayette, KY
Wellington Elementary67%3.3Lexington-Fayette, KY
Glendover Elementary School72%3.3Lexington-Fayette, KY
Jessie M Clark Middle School66%3.8Lexington-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%
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Source: The Veterans Park Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.