Ekron Elementary School

  • Ekron Elementary School serves 353 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (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 62% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ekron 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 30%) 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 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Ekron Elementary School's student population of 353 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students353 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ekron Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Ekron Elementary School is 0.17, 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#273 out of 1246 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ekron Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ekron Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ekron Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ekron Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
91%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ekron Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ekron Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.170.40
This chart display the diversity score of Ekron Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ekron Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ekron 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 NameMeade County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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