Pine Knot Elementary School

6519 S Hwy 1651
Pine Knot, KY 42635
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 818 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Pine Knot Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 30%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 818 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • : Top 50% in KY
  • : 30% (Top 50%)
  • : 41% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Pine Knot Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

Pine Knot Elementary School's student population of 818 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
818 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
59 teachers
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School Rankings

Pine Knot Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Pine Knot Elementary School is 0.08, 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
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State Level (KY)
#557 out of 1230 schools
(Top 50%)
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30%
30%
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41%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
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11%
White
96%
74%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.08
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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 Pine Knot Elementary School's ranking?
Pine Knot Elementary School is ranked #557 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?
30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 41% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
How many students attend Pine Knot Elementary School?
818 students attend Pine Knot Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Pine Knot Elementary School students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Pine Knot Elementary School?
Pine Knot Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Pine Knot Elementary School offer ?
Pine Knot Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Pine Knot Elementary School part of?
Pine Knot Elementary School is part of Mccreary County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 818 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 30% (Top 50%)
  • : 41% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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