Kenton Elementary School

  • Kenton Elementary School serves 629 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Kenton Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 24%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Kenton Elementary School's student population of 629 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students629 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kenton Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,258 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kenton Elementary School is 0.13, 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 School Rank (16-17)#170 out of 1258 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kenton 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kenton 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kenton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kenton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
93%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kenton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 Kenton Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.130.40
This chart display the diversity score of Kenton 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
36%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kenton 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 NameKenton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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i think kenton elementary is the best school i have ever went to
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I think kenton elementary is one of the best elementary schools in kenton county. ' Most of the teachers ar nice but do teach alot thats why I love going to kenton elementary BUT I only have one more year there so went I leave kenton elementary... I will visit that only elementary school I went & kenton is just that one place that I will remember went I have kids in if kenton is still runing , Then I will have very own kids be in kenton elementary & I will tell them that kenton was at great school....................I LOVE YOU KENTON ELEMENTARY I REALLY DO LOVE KENTONLOVE YOUR FORMER STUDENT RICKIPS: I STILL LOVE KENTON ELEMENTARY
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