Monticello Elementary School

160 Cave St
Monticello, KY 42633
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 658 students in grades 3-5, Monticello Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 658 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : Bottom 50% in KY
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Monticello Elementary School's student population of 658 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
658 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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School Rankings

Monticello Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Monticello Elementary School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (KY)
#962 out of 1230 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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21%
30%
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28%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
86%
74%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Monticello Elementary School's ranking?
Monticello Elementary School is ranked #962 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 28% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
How many students attend Monticello Elementary School?
658 students attend Monticello Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
86% of Monticello Elementary School students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Monticello Elementary School?
Monticello Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Monticello Elementary School offer ?
Monticello Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Monticello Elementary School part of?
Monticello Elementary School is part of Wayne County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 658 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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