Horse Creek Elementary School (Closed 2008)

Horse Creek Elementary School served 258 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 2% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which was lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
258 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
16:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
1%
10%
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White
98%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Horse Creek Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score
0.04
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Horse Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Horse Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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