Blackberry Elementary School

40 Big Blue Spring Road
Ransom, KY 41558
  • Blackberry Elementary School serves 100 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Blackberry Elementary School's student population of 100 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students100 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blackberry Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blackberry Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#215 out of 1,251 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
3%
11%
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White
95%
77%
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Diversity Score0.100.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePike County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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