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Glenn R Marshall Elementary School

Public | PK-5 | 517 students

 

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Posted December 31, 2011

Glenn Marshall is a great school, all of the staff that I have met are great. I have had the chance to be involved in so much. I really like every teacher that she has had, they really care about my childs learning. If my child has needed extra help at home I have got a letter telling me anything and everything that the teacher thinks I need or want to know. I can request a conference anytime. I love the school as much as my child does.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted March 11, 2010

The curriculum at the school is outstanding and our child is kept on toes while not being left behind which is the most important part of school. However, the communication is lacking for parents who's schedules conflict with being involved with the school and the confidentiality training. There seems to be a 'good ole' boy' system in place, example; teachers who should be helping all students out of cars in the mornings they pick and choose as well as stopping to have a conversation with their more involved parents while ignoring others. Many times we get information on things such as field trips, a day in advance. The lunch schedule comes home a week into the month. All in all, i feel that the school is disorganized and the teachers, while they care about the kids, do not have the experience yet to stay on top of things like communication.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted February 16, 2010

This schools is great! The principal has the kids interest as her number one priority. It's all about the kids! The atmosphere is great. My kids love this school.
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Posted August 26, 2009

Glenn Marshall has an amazing learning environment. The principal and staff have gone out of their way to ensure that the student body are doing their very best. Thank you Glenn Marshall for keeping my children on their toes and ready to learn!
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Posted December 16, 2008

Great school!!!! Staff is absolutely wonderful!!!!!!!!!
—Submitted by a parent


Community ratings and reviews do not represent the views of GreatSchools nor does GreatSchools check their accuracy or verify the reviewers' identities. Use your discretion when evaluating these reviews.

About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 44% in 2013.

92 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
53%

2012

 
 
42%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 48% in 2013.

92 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
47%

2012

 
 
52%
Scale: % proficient or distinguished

About the tests


Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2012-2013, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.

Source: Kentucky Department of Education

Language Mechanics

The state average for Language Mechanics was 54% in 2013.

93 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
59%

2012

 
 
43%
Math

The state average for Math was 44% in 2013.

93 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
47%

2012

 
 
21%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 49% in 2013.

93 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
56%

2012

 
 
39%
Science

The state average for Science was 69% in 2013.

93 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
68%

2012

 
 
62%
Scale: % proficient or distinguished

About the tests


Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2012-2013, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.

Source: Kentucky Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 44% in 2013.

74 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
39%

2012

 
 
43%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 47% in 2013.

74 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
47%

2012

 
 
53%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 59% in 2013.

74 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
60%

2012

 
 
78%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 36% in 2013.

74 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
39%

2012

 
 
28%
Scale: % proficient or distinguished

About the tests


Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2012-2013, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.

Source: Kentucky Department of Education

Math

All Students53%
Female49%
Male57%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White56%
Economically disadvantaged37%
Students with disabilities28%
English language learnersn/a

Reading

All Students47%
Female42%
Male51%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White50%
Economically disadvantaged35%
Students with disabilities28%
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or distinguished

About the tests


Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2012-2013, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.

Source: Kentucky Department of Education

Language Mechanics

All Students59%
Female69%
Male46%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White57%
Economically disadvantaged55%
Students with disabilities33%
English language learnersn/a

Math

All Students47%
Female50%
Male44%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White45%
Economically disadvantaged43%
Students with disabilities25%
English language learnersn/a

Reading

All Students56%
Female61%
Male49%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White55%
Economically disadvantaged48%
Students with disabilities42%
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students68%
Female72%
Male62%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White67%
Economically disadvantaged59%
Students with disabilities42%
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or distinguished

About the tests


Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2012-2013, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.

Source: Kentucky Department of Education

Math

All Students39%
Female43%
Male36%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White41%
Economically disadvantaged29%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a
Migrantn/a

Reading

All Students47%
Female47%
Male48%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White47%
Economically disadvantaged41%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a
Migrantn/a

Social Studies

All Students60%
Female67%
Male55%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White62%
Economically disadvantaged45%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a
Migrantn/a

Writing

All Students39%
Female50%
Male32%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White41%
Economically disadvantaged45%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a
Migrantn/a
Scale: % proficient or distinguished

About the tests


Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2012-2013, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.

Source: Kentucky Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 73% in 2011.

2011

 
 
70%

2010

 
 
75%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 76% in 2011.

2011

 
 
72%

2010

 
 
78%
Science

The state average for Science was 71% in 2011.

2011

 
 
66%

2010

 
 
69%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 60% in 2011.

2011

 
 
60%

2010

 
 
59%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 60% in 2011.

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
69%
Scale: % proficient or distinguished

About the tests


Until 2010-2011, Kentucky used the Kentucky Core Content Tests (KCCT) to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 through 12 in reading, social studies, science, writing, and math. The Elementary School results displayed on GreatSchools profiles are for grades 3 through 5 combined for each subject. Middle School results are for grades 6 though 8 combined, and High School results are for grades 10 though 12 combined. The KCCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky. Beginning in 2011-2012, Kentucky switched to the K-PREP and EOC exams.

Source: Kentucky Department of Education

What is the GreatSchools Rating?

The GreatSchools rating is a simple tool for parents to compare schools based on test scores, student academic growth, and college readiness. It compares schools across the state, where the highest rated schools in the state are designated as “Above Average” and the lowest “Below Average.” It is designed to be a starting point to help parents make baseline comparisons. We always advise parents to visit the school and consider other information on school performance and programs, as well as consider their child's and family's needs as part of the school selection process.

 
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4-7 Average

8-10 Above Average

 

How schools in the state rate:

22%
of schools in the state are Below average
49%
of schools in the state are Average
29%
of schools in the state are Above average

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Math growth at this school

Average

Reading growth at this school

Above average


1 This rating is based on 2012-13 K-PREP and EOC results from the Kentucky Department of Education.

2 This rating is based 2012-13 median growth percentiles from the Kentucky Department of Education.

Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 88% 81%
Two or more races 5% 2%
Black 3% 11%
Hispanic 3% 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 55%N/A54%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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