Poage Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3215 S 29th St
Ashland, KY 41102
Phone
(606) 327-2734
District
ASHLAND INDEPENDENT
County
BOYD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
276
Classroom Teachers
19

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Kentucky

7

(10 is best)

Better than 69.5% of KY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Poage Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 50
Proficiency in Reading 55 53
Proficiency in Math 42 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 50
Proficiency in Reading 77 53
Proficiency in Math 63 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 56 55
Proficiency in Reading 57 58
Proficiency in Math 55 52

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.53
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.46
AVG FOR STATE 16.20
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 54 19.6%
Grade 1 43 15.6%
Grade 2 42 15.2%
Grade 3 47 17.0%
Grade 4 40 14.5%
Grade 5 50 18.1%
Total 276 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 90.0% 91.5% 79.2%
Black 6.9% 4.4% 11.1%
Hispanic 2.3% 3.3% 7.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 0.7% 1.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 64.9% 57.6% 56.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 61.6% 54.5% 53.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.3% 3.0% 3.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 20,978 4,467,673
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,426.9 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.6% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.7% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.7% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.0% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 18.9% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,824 1,728,398
Single Parent Households With Children 12.8% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.1% 85.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 23.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.5% 7.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.4% 11.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.7% 11.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.4% 17.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.0% 19.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.0% 17.0%
$15,000 or less 24.0% 14.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,779 $18,845,319 51.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $349 $1,138,089 3.1%
Staff $1,306 $4,258,866 11.6%
General Administration $309 $1,007,649 2.7%
School Administration $443 $1,444,623 3.9%
Operation $1,068 $3,482,748 9.5%
Transportation $236 $769,596 2.1%
Other $130 $423,930 1.2%
Total Support $3,841 $12,525,501 34.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,611 $5,253,471 14.3%
Total Expenditures $11,231 $36,624,291 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,847 $3,963,026,728 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $498 $337,332,077 4.2%
Staff $584 $395,896,631 5.0%
General Administration $239 $162,030,029 2.0%
School Administration $593 $402,258,524 5.1%
Operation $899 $609,404,739 7.7%
Transportation $603 $408,841,839 5.1%
Other $275 $186,408,881 2.3%
Total Support $3,691 $2,501,953,269 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,194 $1,486,960,078 18.7%
Total Expenditures $11,732 $7,951,878,549 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%