Mckell Elementary School

  • Mckell Elementary School serves 521 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (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 61% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mckell Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

School Overview

  • Mckell Elementary School's student population of 521 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students521 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Mckell Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mckell Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mckell Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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#525 out of 1258 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mckell 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)
61%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mckell 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 Ratio17:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Mckell Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Mckell Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 1993-94 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mckell Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mckell Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
97%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mckell Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Mckell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mckell Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.060.39
This chart display the diversity score of Mckell Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mckell 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 Mckell 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 NameGreenup County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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