Battletown Elementary School

Battletown Elementary School serves 83 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the KY average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Battletown Elementary School operates within the Meade County School District.

Overview

The student population of 83 students has declined by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 37% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 83 students
Battletown Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Battletown Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Battletown Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Battletown Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
n/a
White
99%
81%
Battletown Elementary School White Students (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Battletown 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.
0.02 0.23
Battletown 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.
44%
48%
Battletown 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%
Battletown Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,293 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,087 is less than the state average of $10,129. The district revenue/student has grown by 33% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,744 is less than the state average of $9,906. The district spending/student has grown by 45% over four years.
School District Name Meade County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
6
Number of Students Managed 5,293 2,323
Meade County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $45 MM $24 MM
Meade County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $49 MM $23 MM
Meade County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,087 $10,129
Meade County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,744 $9,906
Meade County School District 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 Meade County Area Technology Center (7.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is James R. Allen High School (7.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Payneville Elementary School (4.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PaynevillePayneville Elementary School
    520 Rhodelia Rd
    PaynevilleKY 40157
    (270)422-7550
    4.2 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 224 students                      
  • CentralHeth-washington Elementary School
    2450 Hethwashington Rd Sw
    CentralIN 47110
    (812)732-4766
    7.2 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 180 students                      
  • BrandenburgMeade County Area Technology Center
    Vocational School
    110 Greer St
    BrandenburgKY 40108
    (270)422-3955
    Vocational School

    7.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • BrandenburgJames R. Allen High School
    Alternative School
    938 Old State Rd
    BrandenburgKY 40108
    (270)422-7516
    Alternative School

    7.5 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 8 students                      
  • BrandenburgBrandenburg High School
    Alternative School
    938 Old State Rd
    BrandenburgKY 40108
    (270)422-7516
    Alternative School

    7.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 3 students                      

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