Beckham Bates Elementary School (Closed 2013)

Beckham Bates Elementary School serves 225 students in grades Kindergarten-8. 
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 20-24% (which was lower than the Kentucky state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 25-29% (which was lower than the Kentucky state average of 48%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was equal to the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 1% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
225 students
This chart display total students of Beckham Bates Elementary School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Beckham Bates Elementary School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Beckham Bates Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

This School
State Level (KY)
(11-12)
20-24%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Beckham Bates Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
(11-12)
25-29%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Beckham Bates Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Beckham Bates Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Beckham Bates Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
n/a
11%
White
99%
74%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Beckham Bates Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Beckham Bates Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
0.02
This chart display the diversity score of Beckham Bates Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Beckham Bates Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Beckham Bates Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% KY state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% KY state average).
How many students attend Beckham Bates Elementary School?
225 students attend Beckham Bates Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
99% of Beckham Bates Elementary School students are White, and 1% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Beckham Bates Elementary School?
Beckham Bates Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Beckham Bates Elementary School offer ?
Beckham Bates Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Beckham Bates Elementary School part of?
Beckham Bates Elementary School is part of Letcher County School District.

Recent Articles

Teaching in Contemporary Times
Teaching in Contemporary Times
We explore why individuals choose teaching, illuminating intrinsic motivations, the influence of role models, the pursuit of lifelong learning, and the aspiration to impact society.
Looming School Bus Strike Leave Students in a Transportation Pickle
Looming School Bus Strike Leave Students in a Transportation Pickle
A possible school bus strike in New York City may leave more than 150,000 students scrambling for a ride to school.
Do You Need After School Day Care? Public Schools May Be the Solution
Do You Need After School Day Care? Public Schools May Be the Solution
Learn about how your child's public school may be the best source of after school and vacation day care.