Peaks Mill Elementary School

100 Peaks Mill Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Peaks Mill Elementary School serves 437 students in grades 1-5.
Peaks Mill Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Peaks Mill Elementary School's student population of 437 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students437 students
This chart display total students of Peaks Mill Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Peaks Mill Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Peaks Mill Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Peaks Mill Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Peaks Mill Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Peaks Mill Elementary School is 0.41, which is more 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
#344 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Peaks Mill Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Peaks Mill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Peaks Mill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Peaks Mill Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Peaks Mill Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Peaks Mill Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
11%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Peaks Mill Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
76%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Peaks Mill Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Peaks Mill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Peaks Mill Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score
0.410.40
This chart display the diversity score of Peaks Mill Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Peaks Mill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Peaks Mill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Peaks Mill Elementary School is Rep Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elkhorn Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elkhorn Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Frankfort Frankfort Early Learning Academy
    Grades: PK | 49 students
    1.4 miles
    959 Leestown Ln
    Frankfort, KY 40601
    (502) 875-8661
    1.4 PK 49
  • Frankfort Rep Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 17 students
    1.5 miles
    104 S. University Drive
    Frankfort, KY 40601
    (502) 597-6573
    1.5 9-12 17
  • Frankfort Elkhorn Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-5 | 436 students
    1.7 miles
    928 E Main St
    Frankfort, KY 40601
    (502) 695-6730
    1.7 1-5 436
  • Frankfort Elkhorn Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 776 students
    1.8 miles
    1060 E Main St
    Frankfort, KY 40601
    (502) 695-6740
    1.8 6-8 776
  • Frankfort Frankfort Career Development Center Vocational School

    1.9 miles
    1106 E. Main St
    Frankfort, KY 40602
    (502) 564-2120
    1.9 n/a n/a

School Reviews

Review Peaks Mill Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Traditional Christmas carols, such as "Silent Night," may be sounds of the past on public school campuses. Learn about why schools are banning Christmas carols and how some parents are protesting the changes.
Some districts are banning handcuffing, while others are cuffing kindergarteners simply throwing a temper tantrum. Read this editorial to see why this author believes slapping the cuffs on children’s wrists only leads to more behavior issues and violence in their adult lives.
August 02, 2021
The 2020-21 school year was unlike any other and hopefully not one we’ll repeat anytime soon. The COVID-19 pandemic changed the face of America’s public education system and we’re still seeing the effects. In this article, we’ll explore the impact of the pandemic on America’s public schools, see how they responded, and talk about some tips for returning to in-person education this fall.