Upper Tygart Elementary School (Closed 2014)

Upper Tygart Elementary School served 264 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 35-39% (which was lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 50-54% (which was approximately equal to the Kentucky state average of 51%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students264 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Upper Tygart Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
35-39%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Upper Tygart 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
50-54%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Upper Tygart 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Upper Tygart Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Upper Tygart Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
n/a
10%
White
100%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Upper Tygart Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Upper Tygart Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score
0.000.40
This chart display the diversity score of Upper Tygart Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Upper Tygart Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Upper Tygart Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarter County School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Upper Tygart Elementary School is West Carter County High School (7.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Carter Middle School (7.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tygart Creek Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Olive Hill Tygart Creek Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 414 students
    1.3 miles
    19743 W Us Hwy 60
    Olive Hill, KY 41164
    (606) 286-2110
    1.3 PK-5 414
  • Morehead Tilden Hogge Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 201 students
    6.3 miles
    5955 Cranston Rd
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 784-4604
    6.3 K-5 201
  • Olive Hill Olive Hill Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 436 students
    7.0 miles
    825 E Tom T Hall Blvd
    Olive Hill, KY 41164
    (606) 286-5385
    7 PK-5 436
  • Olive Hill West Carter County High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 558 students
    7.2 miles
    365 West Carter Dr
    Olive Hill, KY 41164
    (606) 286-2481
    7.2 9-12 558
  • Olive Hill West Carter Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 442 students
    7.3 miles
    150 Warrior Drive
    Olive Hill, KY 41164
    (606) 286-5354
    7.3 6-8 442
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