Farley Elementary School (Closed 2016)

1250 Husbands Rd
Paducah, KY 42003
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Serving 488 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Farley Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 50-54% (which was higher than the Kentucky state average of 45%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 60-64% (which was higher than the Kentucky state average of 55%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
488 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (KY)
(14-15)
50-54%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Farley 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 2014-15 school year data.
(14-15)
60-64%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Farley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Farley Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Farley Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Farley Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
3%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Farley Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
84%
74%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Farley Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Farley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Farley Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
0.29
This chart display the diversity score of Farley Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Farley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Farley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% KY state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 55% KY state average).
How many students attend Farley Elementary School?
488 students attend Farley Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
84% of Farley Elementary School students are White, 7% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Farley Elementary School?
Farley Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Farley Elementary School offer ?
Farley Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Farley Elementary School part of?
Farley Elementary School is part of Mccracken County School District.

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