Berea Community Elementary School

Berea Community Elementary School serves 559 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Berea Community Elementary School operates within the Berea Ind School District.

Overview

The student population of 559 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 559 students
Berea Community Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Berea Community Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Berea Community Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Berea Community Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Berea Community Elementary School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
5%
4%
Berea Community Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
5%
11%
Berea Community Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
87%
81%
Berea Community Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Berea Community Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Berea Community 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.
0.24 0.57
Berea Community Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
57%
46%
Berea Community Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Berea Community Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,143 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Berea Ind School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
6
Number of Students Managed 1,143 2,353
Berea Ind School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $24 MM
District Spending $16 MM $23 MM
Berea Ind School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,613 $10,129
Berea Ind School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,988 $9,906
Berea Ind 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 Berea Community High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Berea Community Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shannon Johnson Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Berea Berea Community Middle School
    1 Pirate Parkway
    Berea , KY , 40403
    (859)986-4911
    0  mi  |  285  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Berea Berea Community High School
    1 Pirate Parkway
    Berea , KY , 40403
    (859)986-4911
    0  mi  |  299  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Berea Foley Middle School
    275 Glades Rd
    Berea , KY , 40403
    (859)625-6140
    1.1  mi  |  516  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Berea Madison Southern High School
    279 Glades Rd
    Berea , KY , 40403
    (859)625-6148
    1.1  mi  |  1054  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Berea Shannon Johnson Elementary School
    109 Oakwood Dr
    Berea , KY , 40403
    (859)387-3400
    1.5  mi  |  513  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Madison 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 0.40, which is lower than the Kentucky average of 0.57. The most diverse school district in Madison County is Anderson Community School Corp School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.