2834 S Us 127
Liberty, KY 42539
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Walnut Hill Elementary School serves 390 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Walnut Hill Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 390 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Walnut Hill Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Walnut Hill Elementary School's student population of 390 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
390 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Walnut Hill Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Walnut Hill Elementary School is 0.24, 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
#314 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
9%
8%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
87%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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5   7/12/2013
it is a great school with a great staff that care about the students
- Posted by Parent - bonit

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 390 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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