Hopkins Elementary School

210 May St
Somerset, KY 42501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Hopkins Elementary School serves 626 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Hopkins 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 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 15:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Hopkins Elementary School's student population of 626 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students626 students
This chart display total students of Hopkins Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Hopkins Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Hopkins Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Hopkins Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Hopkins 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 Hopkins Elementary School is 0.32, 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
#265 out of 1246 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Hopkins Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hopkins 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)
65%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hopkins 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hopkins Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hopkins Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hopkins Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hopkins Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
82%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hopkins Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Hopkins Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hopkins Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score
0.320.40
This chart display the diversity score of Hopkins 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
69%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hopkins 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
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hopkins 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 NameSomerset Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hopkins Elementary School is Somerset High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Meece Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Somerset Somerset High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 546 students
    0.2 miles
    301 College St
    Somerset, KY 42501
    (606) 678-4721
    0.2 9-12 546
  • Somerset Meece Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 5-9 | 475 students
    0.4 miles
    210 Barnett St
    Somerset, KY 42501
    (606) 678-5821
    0.4 5-9 475
  • Somerset Pulaski County High School Math: 51% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,208 student
    0.8 miles
    511 University Dr
    Somerset, KY 42503
    (606) 679-1574
    0.8 9-12 1,208
  • Somerset Memorial Education Center
    Grades: PK | 250 students
    1.1 miles
    222 Langdon St
    Somerset, KY 42503
    (606) 678-4100
    1.1 PK 250
  • Somerset Pulaski Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 629 students
    1.1 miles
    107 W University Dr
    Somerset, KY 42503
    (606) 678-4713
    1.1 K-5 629

School Reviews

Review Hopkins Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
The results are in from Education Week’s annual public school rankings – and Maryland schools take the top spot for the fourth year in a row.
A number of cases have recently been introduced nationwide regarding the use of Facebook and public school staff and students. We’ll take a look at the latest situations and ask once again where the line between public school and social media should be drawn.
How well are digital textbooks performing for students? We examine the move to digital textbooks, as well as the pros and cons of using online resources rather than traditional paper.