520 Rhodelia Rd
Payneville, KY 40157
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Payneville Elementary School serves 240 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Payneville Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower 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 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 240 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Payneville Elementary School's student population of 240 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
240 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Payneville Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Payneville Elementary School is 0.10, which is less 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
#410 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
30-34%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
35-39%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
95%
75%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

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

30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).

How many students attend Payneville Elementary School?

240 students attend Payneville Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

95% of Payneville Elementary School students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

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

Payneville Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Payneville Elementary School offer ?

Payneville Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Payneville Elementary School part of?

Payneville Elementary School is part of Meade County School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 240 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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