Girdler Elementary School

Hwy 11 North, Girdler, KY 40943 | (606) 546-4859
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 412
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3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: Highway 11 North, Girdler, KY 40943
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Knox County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,076
  • Graduation Rate: 65.0%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 23.0
  • Enrolled Students: 4,864

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 412
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 18.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 224 (54.4%)
  • Females: 186 (45.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 31 (7.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 332 (80.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 363 (88.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Girdler Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black--
Asian--
Hispanic10.2%
White40999.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Girdler Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten30.7%
Kindergarten6014.6%
1st Grade6315.3%
2nd Grade5914.3%
3rd Grade6415.5%
4th Grade5713.8%
5th Grade5413.1%
6th Grade5212.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 14%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:86%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,614
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Girdler Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,55721%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$44,08479%
Source: KY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Girdler Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Student on April 26, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • girdler school when i hear Girdler i think of GREAT!!! although i have my likes n dislikes i have way more likes hahaha but i also have a few dislikes dislikes 1st

    1.playground-its small and junky no affence i would like more ekwetment so more play :) like bigger slides and more swings cause everytime im there im 2 late and it makes me mad :( all i ask is that.

    2.imma might be on the cheerleading team next year (2011) i would like to be treated nicely ive never been on the team and im really shy i dont like yelling unless its towards others lol but if you say it to me i will cry then people will make fun of me.if they do that you may see a lot of busted noises eyes and cracked heads im not a mean person i would call it self defence opps i got carried away i am risk taking person but i can yell i have spirit and as long as its fun i dont really caare

    3. i love girdler school and i hope you do 2 i had many good memories i love yoou guys at girdler
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on April 26, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Girdler teachers pushed me 2 far they yelled till my eardrums broke they always gave me bad grades and i had the same answer (but in different words i would say its clearly) as the person beside me and infront & behind my teachers didnt apperciat anything i got them like gifts and stuff i always tried my best my teachers hated me so much they tryed to hold me back :( that aint good!!!!

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Girdler Elementary School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on KCCT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

KCCT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Elementary - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201078.6%69.8%73.0%
200977.3%64.3%70.3%
200879.2%61.7%69.5%
 
Reading Test
201075.9%69.8%76.8%
200976.9%62.4%73.6%
200868.3%60.7%72.7%
 
Science Test
201082.7%60.2%70.4%
200979.3%59.5%70.0%
200881.1%65.7%68.9%
 
Social Studies Test
201060.8%53.6%55.6%
200968.4%60.9%61.0%
200852.6%49.2%59.7%
 
Writing Test
201043.1%33.2%59.1%
200935.1%34.8%55.4%
200833.3%28.8%52.6%
 
Source: KY Department of Education 2009-2010

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