Campton Elementary School

Campton Elementary School serves 392 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Campton Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Campton Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Campton Elementary School's student population of 392 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students392 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Campton Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Campton Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1041 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
1%
10%
White
98%
77%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score
0.040.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Campton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWolfe County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Campton Elementary School is Wolfe County High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wolfe County Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dessie Scott School (3.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Campton Wolfe County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 364 students
    0.1 miles
    20 Wolfe County High School Rd
    Campton, KY 41301
    (606) 668-8202
    0.1 9-12 364
  • Campton Wolfe County Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 193 students
    0.3 miles
    303 North Johnson Street
    Campton, KY 41301
    (606) 668-8152
    0.3 7-8 193
  • Campton Dessie Scott School Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 44 students
    3.8 miles
    5274 Ky 15 N
    Campton, KY 41301
    (606) 668-6006
    3.8 K-12 44
  • Pine Ridge Success Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 23 students
    3.8 miles
    5274 Ky 15 N
    Pine Ridge, KY 41360
    (606) 668-6006
    3.8 7-12 23
  • Rogers Rogers Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 151 students
    4.8 miles
    1745 South Ky 715
    Rogers, KY 41365
    (606) 668-8302
    4.8 K-6 151

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