Sand Gap Elementary School

6783 Hwy 421 N
Sandgap, KY 40481
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Sand Gap Elementary School serves 269 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sand Gap Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) 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 70-74% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.

Top Rankings

Sand Gap Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Sand Gap Elementary School's student population of 269 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
269 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Sand Gap Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Sand Gap Elementary School is 0.00, 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
#162 out of 1263 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
16:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
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7%
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Black
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10%
White
100%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.00
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
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: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 269 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Btm 50%)

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