4840 West Cumberland Avenue
Middlesboro, KY 40965
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Yellow Creek School Center serves 627 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Yellow Creek School Center placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Yellow Creek School Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

Yellow Creek School Center's student population of 627 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
627 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Yellow Creek School Center is ranked within the top 50% 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 Yellow Creek School Center is 0.04, 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 Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#576 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
7%
Black
1%
10%
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White
98%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
I think highly of this school-my son will be in 2nd grade this year and he has already learned so much and i hope he continues to learn even more
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 627 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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