Morgantown Elementary School

  • Morgantown Elementary School serves 654 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Morgantown 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Morgantown Elementary School's student population of 654 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students654 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Morgantown Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Morgantown Elementary School is 0.29, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank#1107 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
15%
7%
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Black
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10%
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White
83%
77%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.290.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameButler County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Morgantown Elementary School is Butler County Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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