Calhoun Elementary School

755 Main St
Calhoun, KY 42327
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 282 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Calhoun Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 30%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than 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 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 282 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • : Top 10% in KY
  • : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Calhoun Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

Calhoun Elementary School's student population of 282 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
282 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Calhoun Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Calhoun Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (KY)
#70 out of 1230 schools
(Top 10%)
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50-54%
30%
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55-59%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
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11%
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White
94%
74%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Calhoun Elementary School's ranking?
Calhoun Elementary School is ranked #70 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Kentucky.
What schools are Calhoun Elementary School often compared to?
Calhoun Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Livermore Elementary School, Marie Gatton Phillips Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
How many students attend Calhoun Elementary School?
282 students attend Calhoun Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of Calhoun Elementary School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, and 3% 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 13:1, which is lower than 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).
What school district is Calhoun Elementary School part of?
Calhoun Elementary School is part of Mclean County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 282 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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