201 Fairview Ave
Eddyville, KY 42038
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Lyon County Elementary School serves 434 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Lyon County Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 434 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Lyon County Elementary School's student population of 434 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
434 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Lyon County Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Lyon County Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#134 out of 1230 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
90%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lyon County Elementary School's ranking?

Lyon County Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).

How many students attend Lyon County Elementary School?

434 students attend Lyon County Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

90% of Lyon County Elementary School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Lyon County Elementary School?

Lyon County Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Lyon County Elementary School offer ?

Lyon County Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Lyon County Elementary School part of?

Lyon County Elementary School is part of Lyon County School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 434 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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