Kirksville Elementary School

  • Kirksville Elementary School serves 587 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kirksville Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Kirksville Elementary School's student population of 587 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students587 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kirksville Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Kirksville Elementary School is 0.39, 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#761 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
7%
10%
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White
77%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kirksville Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.390.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
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 Kirksville 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 NameMadison County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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