Southwest Calloway Elementary School

3426 Wiswell Rd
Murray, KY 42071
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Southwest Calloway Elementary School serves 440 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Southwest Calloway Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 440 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Southwest Calloway Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

Southwest Calloway Elementary School's student population of 440 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
440 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Southwest Calloway Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Southwest Calloway Elementary School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#80 out of 1230 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
89%
74%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Southwest Calloway Elementary School's ranking?
Southwest Calloway Elementary School is ranked #80 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Kentucky.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
How many students attend Southwest Calloway Elementary School?
440 students attend Southwest Calloway Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
89% of Southwest Calloway Elementary School students are White, 5% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Southwest Calloway Elementary School?
Southwest Calloway Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Southwest Calloway Elementary School offer ?
Southwest Calloway Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Southwest Calloway Elementary School part of?
Southwest Calloway Elementary School is part of Calloway County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 440 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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