Central City Elementary School

  • Central City Elementary School serves 406 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Central City Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 24%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Central City Elementary School's student population of 406 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students406 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central City Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central City Elementary School is 0.27, 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 School Rank#510 out of 1246 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
3%
11%
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White
85%
76%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.270.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMuhlenberg County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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