Tygart Creek Elementary School

19743 W Us Hwy 60
Olive Hill, KY 41164
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 310 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Tygart Creek Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 310 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • : Bottom 50% in KY
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Tygart Creek Elementary School's student population of 310 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
310 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Tygart Creek Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Tygart Creek Elementary School is 0.08, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (KY)
#730 out of 1230 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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20-24%
30%
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35-39%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
96%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.08
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Tygart Creek Elementary School's ranking?
Tygart Creek Elementary School is ranked #730 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
How many students attend Tygart Creek Elementary School?
310 students attend Tygart Creek Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Tygart Creek Elementary School students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Tygart Creek Elementary School?
Tygart Creek Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Tygart Creek Elementary School offer ?
Tygart Creek Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Tygart Creek Elementary School part of?
Tygart Creek Elementary School is part of Carter County School District.

School Reviews

5   1/27/2023
I love the school's great teachers, a smart principal, good staff, and overall good for education There are also enough students to make good friends.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Oliver Glover
5   1/23/2023
Great.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Cameron Wells

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 310 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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