Heath Elementary School

Heath Elementary School serves 465 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 21%.
Heath Elementary School operates within the Mccracken County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 465 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 465 students
Heath Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Heath Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Heath Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Heath Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 17:1
Heath Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
4%
5%
Heath Elementary School Black Students (2001-2014)
Black
1%
11%
Heath Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
92%
79%
Heath Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Heath Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Heath Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.15 0.24
Heath Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
41%
48%
Heath Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Heath Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,929 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,493 is less than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,998 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Mccracken County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
6
Number of Students Managed 6,929 2,336
Mccracken County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $69 MM $24 MM
Mccracken County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $65 MM $24 MM
Mccracken County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,493 $10,260
Mccracken County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,998 $10,180
Mccracken County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Mccracken County High School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Heath Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Concord Elementary School (5.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West PaducahHeath Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 458 students4336 Metropolis Lake Rd
    West PaducahKY 42086
    (270)538-4070
    06-8458
  • PaducahConcord Elementary School
    5.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 613 students5184 Hinkleville Rd
    PaducahKY 42001
    (270)538-4050
    5.6PK-5613
  • PaducahMccracken County High School
    5.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1873 students6601 Old Us Hwy 60
    PaducahKY 42001
    (270)538-4000
    5.79-121873
  • MetropolisMetropolis Elementary School
    6.8 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 551 students1015 Filmore St
    MetropolisIL 62960
    (618)524-4821
    6.8KG-6551
  • PaducahWest Ky Technical College High School
    Vocational School
    7.2 miles | Grades: 9-125200 Alben Barkley Dr
    PaducahKY 42001
    (270)554-4991
    7.29-12n/a

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