PROFICIENCY 32% 32% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
41%Jefferson County
37%Louisville
47%Kentucky

Watson Lane Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Jefferson County" in Louisville, KY. There are a total of 396 students and 25 teachers at Watson Lane Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 300 free lunch students and 13 reduced lunch students.

Watson Lane Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 32.0%, which is 32% lower than the Kentucky average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students396
Teachers24.76
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch300
Reduced lunch13

 

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 Watson Lane Elementary, 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
All30-34%
320-24%
440-49%
530-34%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All30-34%
320-24%
430-39%
535-39%
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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Watson Lane Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictKentuckyNational
Caucasian 77.0% 48.1% 79.3% 51.1%
African American 12.8% 36.8% 10.7% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 3.4% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 5.8% 8.2% 5.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.4% 3.1% 2.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Nichols Elementary47%3.4West Point, KY
West Point Elementary School37%5.5West Point, KY
South Central Jr & Sr High School57%5.8Elizabeth, IN
South Central Elementary67%5.9Elizabeth, IN
Western High School22%8.6Shively, KY
Waller Environmental5%8.6Shively, KY
Coral Ridge Elementary44%8.9Hollyvilla, KY
Butler Traditional High School63%10.1Shively, KY
Schaffner Elementary72%10.2Shively, KY
Mill Creek Elementary34%10.6Shively, KY
New Middletown Elementary School62%10.8New Middletown, IN
Brooks Elementary School40%10.8Brooks, KY

Louisville demographics profile

StatisticLouisvilleKentuckyNational
Population611,5734,411,989318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,31910891
Median age37.338.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%58%55%
Speak English91%95%79%
Speak Spanish4%3%13%

Education level achieved in Louisville

IndexLouisvilleKentuckyNational
Completed 8th grade83.7%81.0%84.3%
Completed high school82.1%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college59.0%51.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.1%30.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.3%22.7%30.3%
Completed masters11.6%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.3%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.2%0.9%1.3%
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Source: The Watson Lane Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.