Graves County Central Elementary School

2262 State Rt 121 N
Mayfield, KY 42066
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Graves County Central Elementary School serves 501 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Graves County Central Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (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 65% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Graves County Central Elementary School's student population of 501 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students501 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Graves County Central Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Graves County Central Elementary School is 0.30, 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
#114 out of 1246 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
7%
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Black
1%
10%
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White
83%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.300.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGraves County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Graves County Central Elementary School is Graves County High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Graves County Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mayfield Middle School (2.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mayfield Graves County Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-8 | 589 students
    0.6 miles
    625 Jimtown Rd
    Mayfield, KY 42066
    (270) 328-4890
    0.6 7-8 589
  • Mayfield Graves County High School Math: 49% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,277 student
    0.7 miles
    1220 Eagles Way
    Mayfield, KY 42066
    (270) 328-6242
    0.7 9-12 1,277
  • Mayfield Gateway Academy High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 44 students
    1.6 miles
    100 E. Lockridge St.
    Mayfield, KY 42066
    (270) 328-4979
    1.6 9-12 44
  • Mayfield Mayfield Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 546 students
    2.3 miles
    112 W College St
    Mayfield, KY 42066
    (270) 247-7521
    2.3 5-8 546
  • Mayfield Mayfield Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 943 students
    2.7 miles
    1004 Backusburg Rd
    Mayfield, KY 42066
    (270) 247-8696
    2.7 PK-4 943

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