710 Red Devil Lane
Russell, KY 41169
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Russell Primary School serves 464 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 45%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 55%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 464 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Russell Primary School's student population of 464 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
464 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Russell Primary School is 0.14, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
65-69%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Russell Primary 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 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
70-74%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Russell Primary 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Russell Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
1%
11%
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White
93%
75%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Russell Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score
0.14
This chart display the diversity score of Russell Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Russell Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Russell Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

65-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% KY state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 55% KY state average).

How many students attend Russell Primary School?

464 students attend Russell Primary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

93% of Russell Primary School students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Russell Primary School?

Russell Primary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Russell Primary School offer ?

Russell Primary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-2 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Russell Primary School part of?

Russell Primary School is part of Russell Independent School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 464 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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