201 Fairview Ave
Eddyville, KY 42038
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Lyon County Elementary School serves 460 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Lyon County 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Lyon County Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

Lyon County Elementary School's student population of 460 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
460 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Lyon County Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lyon County Elementary School is 0.22, 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 Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#266 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
2%
10%
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White
88%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 460 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22 (Btm 50%)

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