Paintsville Elementary School

325 2nd St
Paintsville, KY 41240
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Paintsville Elementary School serves 421 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Paintsville 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 421 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Paintsville Elementary School's student population of 421 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Paintsville Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Paintsville Elementary School is 0.12, 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
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#520 out of 1230 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
94%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Paintsville Elementary School's ranking?
Paintsville Elementary School is ranked #520 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
How many students attend Paintsville Elementary School?
421 students attend Paintsville Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of Paintsville Elementary School students are White, 3% of students are Asian, and 3% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Paintsville Elementary School?
Paintsville Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Paintsville Elementary School offer ?
Paintsville Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Paintsville Elementary School part of?
Paintsville Elementary School is part of Paintsville Independent School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 421 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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