755 Main St
Calhoun, KY 42327
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Calhoun Elementary School serves 301 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Calhoun Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 301 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Calhoun Elementary School's student population of 301 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
301 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Calhoun Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Calhoun Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#350 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
94%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) 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?

55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% KY state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 56% KY state average).

How many students attend Calhoun Elementary School?

301 students attend Calhoun Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

94% of Calhoun Elementary School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Calhoun Elementary School?

Calhoun Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Calhoun Elementary School offer ?

Calhoun Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 301 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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