PROFICIENCY 43% 9% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
41%Jefferson County
37%Louisville
47%Kentucky

Zachary Taylor 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 516 students and 30 teachers at Zachary Taylor Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 334 free lunch students and 24 reduced lunch students.

Zachary Taylor Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 43.0%, which is 9% lower than the Kentucky average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students516
Teachers30.18
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch334
Reduced lunch24

 

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 Zachary Taylor 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
All41%
345-49%
435-39%
540-44%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All45%
340-44%
440-44%
545-49%
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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Zachary Taylor Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictKentuckyNational
Caucasian 33.7% 48.1% 79.3% 51.1%
African American 36.6% 36.8% 10.7% 15.9%
Asian 5.5% 3.4% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 17.8% 8.2% 5.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.2% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.1% 3.1% 2.9% 3.1%

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Westport Middle School32%1.7Lyndon, KY
Norton Elementary School77%1.7Louisville, KY
Bellewood13%1.9Anchorage, KY
Anchorage Independent Public School87%2.1Anchorage, KY
Chancey Elementary School56%2.5Louisville, KY
Kammerer Middle School45%2.6Louisville, KY
Wilder Elementary59%2.7Louisville, KY
Ballard High60%2.8Louisville, 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%
Source: The Zachary Taylor Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.