2200 S 28th St
Paducah, KY 42003
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Morgan Elementary School serves 377 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Morgan Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 377 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Morgan Elementary School's student population of 377 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
377 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Morgan Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Morgan Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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
#1068 out of 1230 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
9%
8%
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Black
42%
11%
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White
31%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
18%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Morgan Elementary School's ranking?

Morgan Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for: Most diverse schools (Top 10%), Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 10%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 20%).

What schools are Morgan Elementary School often compared to?

Morgan Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Mcnabb Elementary School by visitors of our site.

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

15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).

How many students attend Morgan Elementary School?

377 students attend Morgan Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

42% of Morgan Elementary School students are Black, 31% of students are White, 18% of students are Two or more races, and 9% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Morgan Elementary School?

Morgan Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Morgan Elementary School offer ?

Morgan Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Morgan Elementary School part of?

Morgan Elementary School is part of Paducah Independent School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 377 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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