Wurtland Elementary School

611 East St
Greenup, KY 41144
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 206 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Wurtland 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 15-19% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 206 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • : Bottom 50% in KY
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Wurtland Elementary School's student population of 206 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
206 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Wurtland Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Wurtland Elementary School is 0.19, 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.
This School
State Level (KY)
#1165 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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15-19%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wurtland 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 2021-22 school year data.
20-24%
45%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wurtland 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 2021-22 school year data.
≤20%
22%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Wurtland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
4%
11%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Wurtland Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
90%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wurtland Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Kentucky.
0.19
This chart displays the diversity score of Wurtland Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
54%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wurtland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wurtland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wurtland Elementary School's ranking?
Wurtland Elementary School is ranked #1165 out of 1,267 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
What schools are Wurtland Elementary School often compared to?
Wurtland Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Argillite Elementary School, Raceland-worthington Middle School, Greysbranch Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% KY state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% KY state average).
How many students attend Wurtland Elementary School?
206 students attend Wurtland Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
90% of Wurtland Elementary School students are White, 4% of students are Black, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Wurtland Elementary School?
Wurtland Elementary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Wurtland Elementary School offer ?
Wurtland Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Wurtland Elementary School part of?
Wurtland Elementary School is part of Greenup County School District.

School Reviews

5   8/22/2011
Special Needs Teacher is asume she has went above my expectation with my son. She teaches with a strong will and a special heart. Thank You Mrs. Pam
- Posted by Parent - prigg

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 206 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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