16701 Ponderosa Dr
Catlettsburg, KY 41129
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Ponderosa Elementary School serves 386 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Ponderosa Elementary School placed in the top 30% 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 55-59% (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 55-59% (which is approximately equal to 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 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

School Overview

Ponderosa Elementary School's student population of 386 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
386 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Ponderosa 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 Ponderosa Elementary School is 0.06, 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 Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#350 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
1%
10%
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White
97%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 386 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06 (Btm 50%)

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