Waynesburg Elementary School

  • Waynesburg Elementary School serves 279 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Waynesburg Elementary School's student population of 279 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students279 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waynesburg Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waynesburg Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#1148 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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White
96%
77%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waynesburg Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.080.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waynesburg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincoln County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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The waynesburg school has made many needed improves, and the school is looking in the best interest of it's students. I am very honored to have my children enlisted at waynesburg. All of the staff is doing a great job, keep up the good work.
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