Letcher Elementary School

  • Letcher Elementary School serves 328 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Letcher Elementary School's student population of 328 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students328 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Letcher Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Letcher Elementary School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#970 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Letcher 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)50-54%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Letcher 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 Ratio14:116:1
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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White
100%
77%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Letcher Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Scoren/a0.25
This chart display the diversity score of Letcher Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Letcher Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Letcher Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLetcher County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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