Flaherty Elementary School

2615 Flaherty Rd, Ekron, KY 40117 | (270) 422-7565
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 745
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Meade County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,500
  • Graduation Rate: 86.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 20.9
  • Enrolled Students: 5,113

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 745
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 372 (49.9%)
  • Females: 354 (47.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 96 (12.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 234 (31.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 330 (44.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Flaherty Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black101.3%
Asian81.1%
Hispanic172.3%
White69192.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Flaherty Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten466.2%
Kindergarten8511.4%
1st Grade10213.7%
2nd Grade9913.3%
3rd Grade9512.8%
4th Grade12717.0%
5th Grade9212.3%
6th Grade9913.3%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 40%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:60%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $40,025
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Flaherty Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$31,38138%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$45,21163%
Source: KY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for Flaherty Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 28, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • my grandson loves mrs. thompson and mrs. debbie. they brought the best out of him. i fell in love with them we became very good friends. i can't wait to see who he gets for the first grade. but my kids went to flaherty school and they also loved the school cause all the teachers make them feel they really care about them. the school only wants the best for all their kids.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Flaherty Elementary School performed on average worse than many 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
201067.7%78.0%73.0%
200957.3%67.7%70.3%
200856.0%67.9%69.5%
 
Reading Test
201068.9%78.5%76.8%
200969.7%76.2%73.6%
200869.2%77.1%72.7%
 
Science Test
201066.1%75.3%70.4%
200960.0%68.6%70.0%
200867.1%75.3%68.9%
 
Social Studies Test
201035.6%60.3%55.6%
200939.2%66.8%61.0%
200845.2%65.2%59.7%
 
Writing Test
201051.1%60.3%59.1%
200937.1%58.6%55.4%
200840.9%61.4%52.6%
 
Source: KY Department of Education 2009-2010

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