East Perry County Elementary School

301 Perry Circle Rd
Hazard, KY 41701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 671 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, East Perry County Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 671 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • : Top 50% in KY
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • : 46% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

East Perry County Elementary School's student population of 671 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
671 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

East Perry County Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of East Perry County Elementary School is 0.10, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
#544 out of 1230 schools
(Top 50%)
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25%
30%
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46%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
95%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.10
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is East Perry County Elementary School's ranking?
East Perry County Elementary School is ranked #544 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
What schools are East Perry County Elementary School often compared to?
East Perry County Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Robert W Combs Elementary School, West Perry Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
How many students attend East Perry County Elementary School?
671 students attend East Perry County Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of East Perry County Elementary School students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of East Perry County Elementary School?
East Perry County Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does East Perry County Elementary School offer ?
East Perry County Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is East Perry County Elementary School part of?
East Perry County Elementary School is part of Perry County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 671 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • : 46% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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