Red Cross Elementary School

  • Red Cross Elementary School serves 688 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Red Cross 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Red Cross Elementary School's student population of 688 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students688 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Red Cross Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Red Cross Elementary School is 0.21, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank#373 out of 1246 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Red Cross Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Red Cross Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
89%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Red Cross Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.210.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Red Cross 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 NameBarren County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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