Porter Elementary School

  • Porter Elementary School serves 391 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 71% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

School Overview

  • Porter Elementary School's student population of 391 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students391 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Porter Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Porter Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Porter Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#126 out of 1,251 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Porter 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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White
97%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Porter Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Porter Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.060.39
This chart display the diversity score of Porter Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Porter Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJohnson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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