Gamaliel Elementary School

320 Main St,

Gamaliel, KY, 42140-8921

Tel: (270)457-2341
Grades: PK-5

253 students

Gamaliel Elementary School serves 253 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Gamaliel Elementary School operates within the Monroe County School District.

Overview

The student population of 253 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 253 students
Gamaliel Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Gamaliel Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Gamaliel Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 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 12:1 16:1
Gamaliel Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
8%
4%
Gamaliel Elementary School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
n/a
11%
Gamaliel Elementary School Black (1992-2010)
White
89%
81%
Gamaliel Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Gamaliel Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Gamaliel 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.
0.20 0.23
Gamaliel Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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%
Gamaliel 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.
9%
7%
Gamaliel Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,897 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name Monroe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
6
Number of Students Managed 1,897 2,353
Monroe County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $24 MM
Monroe County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $22 MM $23 MM
Monroe County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,412 $10,129
Monroe County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,752 $9,906
Monroe 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 Hermitage Springs Elementary School (4.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hermitage Springs Elementary School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hermitage Springs Elementary School (4.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Red Boiling Springs Hermitage Springs Elementary School
    17580 Clay County
    Red Boiling Springs , TN , 37150
    (615)699-2414
    4.4  mi  |  192  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Tompkinsville Monroe County Area Technology Center
    Vocational School
    757 Old Mulkey Rd
    Tompkinsville , KY , 42167
    (270)487-8261
    Vocational School
    6.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Tompkinsville Monroe Co High School
    755 Old Mulkey Rd
    Tompkinsville , KY , 42167
    (270)487-6217
    6.1  mi  |  583  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Tompkinsville Monroe Co Middle School
    600 South Main
    Tompkinsville , KY , 42167
    (270)487-9624
    6.4  mi  |  453  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Tompkinsville Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Tompkinsville Elementary School
    420 Elementary School Rd
    Tompkinsville , KY , 42167
    (270)487-6472
    7.3  mi  |  379  students  |  Gr.  -5

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