101 Old Fort Rd
Stanford, KY 40484
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Stanford Elementary School serves 587 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Stanford Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 587 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Stanford Elementary School's student population of 587 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
587 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Stanford Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Stanford Elementary School is 0.26, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#907 out of 1230 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
3%
11%
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White
86%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Stanford Elementary School's ranking?

Stanford Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for: Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 20%).

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

17% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 36% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).

How many students attend Stanford Elementary School?

587 students attend Stanford Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

86% of Stanford Elementary School students are White, 5% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Stanford Elementary School?

Stanford Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Stanford Elementary School offer ?

Stanford Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Stanford Elementary School part of?

Stanford Elementary School is part of Lincoln County School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 587 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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