Star Elementary School

  • Star Elementary School serves 138 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Star Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

Star Elementary School places 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.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students138 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Star Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Star 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#7 out of 1246 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
100%
76%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Star Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.000.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Star Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarter County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Star Elementary School is Ramey-estep High School (4.6 miles away)
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