Prestonsburg Elementary School

  • Prestonsburg Elementary School serves 738 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (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 56% (which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Prestonsburg Elementary School's student population of 738 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students738 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prestonsburg Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prestonsburg Elementary School is 0.08, 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#172 out of 1,251 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Prestonsburg 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prestonsburg 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 Ratio16:116:1
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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White
96%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Prestonsburg 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
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prestonsburg Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.080.39
This chart display the diversity score of Prestonsburg 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
68%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prestonsburg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prestonsburg 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 NameFloyd County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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