Star Elementary School

8249 E Us Hwy 60
Rush, KY 41168
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Star Elementary School serves 138 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Star Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (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 70-79% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Star Elementary School's student population of 138 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
138 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Star Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Star Elementary School is 0.04, 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
#84 out of 1263 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
n/a
10%
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White
98%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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: 138 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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