Star Elementary School

8249 E Us Hwy 60
Rush, KY 41168
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
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Top 1%
Serving 126 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Star Elementary School ranks in the top 1% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-79% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 126 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • : Top 1% in KY
  • : 70-79% (Top 1%)
  • : 70-79% (Top 5%)
  • : 21-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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 126 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
126 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Star Elementary School ranks within the top 1% of all 1,267 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Star Elementary School is 0.04, 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.
This School
State Level (KY)
#12 out of 1267 schools
(Top 1%)
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70-79%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Star Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
70-79%
45%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Star Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
21-39%
22%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Star Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
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8%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
98%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Kentucky.
0.04
This chart displays the diversity score of Star Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
54%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Star Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart displays 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 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Star Elementary School's ranking?
Star Elementary School is ranked #12 out of 1,267 schools, which ranks it among the top 1% of public schools in Kentucky.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
70-79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% KY state average), while 70-79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% KY state average).
How many students attend Star Elementary School?
126 students attend Star Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of Star Elementary School students are White, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Star Elementary School?
Star Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Star Elementary School offer ?
Star Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Star Elementary School part of?
Star Elementary School is part of Carter County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 126 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • : Top 1%
  • : 70-79% (Top 1%)
  • : 70-79% (Top 5%)
  • : 21-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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