5687 Hwy 237
Burlington, KY 41005
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Stephens Elementary School serves 540 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Stephens 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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 40% (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 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 540 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Stephens Elementary School's student population of 540 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
540 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Stephens Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Stephens Elementary School is 0.37, 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
#687 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
35%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
40%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
5%
11%
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White
79%
75%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Stephens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

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

35% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 40% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).

How many students attend Stephens Elementary School?

540 students attend Stephens Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

79% of Stephens Elementary School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Black, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

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

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

What grades does Stephens Elementary School offer ?

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

What school district is Stephens Elementary School part of?

Stephens Elementary School is part of Boone County School District.

School Reviews

5   10/7/2020
The best school around. So into keeping school fun and kids staying safe. You feel like a family here. Can't say enough good things about the school.
- Posted by Parent - Madison
4   1/20/2020
I am now 13 years old; I have moved to many places. But by far... This was the best school I've gone to:)
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Patrick webb

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 540 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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