Muhlenberg South Elementary School

2005 Us Hwy 431 South,

Beechmont, KY, 42323

Tel: (270)476-2204
Grades: PK-5

573 students

Muhlenberg South Elementary School serves 573 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Muhlenberg South Elementary School operates within the Muhlenberg County School District.

Overview

The student population of 573 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 573 students
Muhlenberg South Elementary School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Muhlenberg South Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Muhlenberg South Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Muhlenberg South Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Muhlenberg South Elementary School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
1%
11%
Muhlenberg South Elementary School Black (2006-2012)
White
95%
81%
Muhlenberg South Elementary School White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Muhlenberg South Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Muhlenberg South Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.10 0.33
Muhlenberg South Elementary School Diversity Score (2006-2012)
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.
60%
46%
Muhlenberg South Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Muhlenberg South Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,314 students has grown by 41% over five years.
School District Name Muhlenberg County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
6
Number of Students Managed 7,314 2,354
Muhlenberg County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $56 MM $24 MM
Muhlenberg County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $51 MM $23 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,750 $10,129
Muhlenberg County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,787 $9,906
Muhlenberg County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Renaissance Center (7.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Muhlenberg South Middle School (7.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Renaissance Center (7.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Greenville Muhlenberg South Middle School
    200 Pritchett Dr
    Greenville , KY , 42345
    (270)338-4650
    7.4  mi  |  572  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Greenville The Renaissance Center
    Alternative School
    203 Airport Rd
    Greenville , KY , 42345
    (270)338-0662
    Alternative School
    7.5  mi  |  19  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Greenville Muhlenberg County Career & Technical Center
    Vocational School
    201 Airport Rd
    Greenville , KY , 42345
    (270)338-1271
    Vocational School
    7.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Greenville Longest Elementary School
    1020 North Main St
    Greenville , KY , 42345
    (270)338-2842
    7.6  mi  |  520  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Greenville Muhlenberg North Middle School
    1000 North Main St
    Greenville , KY , 42345
    (270)338-3550
    7.6  mi  |  629  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Did You Know?
Muhlenberg County, KY public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.13, which is lower than the Kentucky average of 0.33. The most diverse school district in Muhlenberg County is Muhlenberg County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.