Paintsville Elementary School

  • Paintsville Elementary School serves 432 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Paintsville Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 24%.

Top Placements

Paintsville Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Paintsville Elementary School's student population of 432 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paintsville Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paintsville Elementary School is 0.04, 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 School Rank#72 out of 1246 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
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7%
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Black
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11%
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White
98%
76%
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Diversity Score0.040.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePaintsville Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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