Williamstown Elementary School

  • Williamstown Elementary School serves 349 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Williamstown Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Williamstown Elementary School's student population of 349 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students349 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Williamstown Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Williamstown Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank#747 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
1%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Williamstown Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
92%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Williamstown Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.150.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Williamstown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilliamstown Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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