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: 2017 (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
263
Classroom Teachers
19

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Kentucky

6

(10 is best)

Better than 50.8% of KY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 54 53
Proficiency in Reading 54 56
Proficiency in Math 54 51

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 49
Proficiency in Reading 54 50
Proficiency in Math 44 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 53
Proficiency in Reading 54 57
Proficiency in Math 44 49

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.22
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.68
AVG FOR STATE 16.27
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 48 18.3%
Grade 1 40 15.2%
Grade 2 30 11.4%
Grade 3 45 17.1%
Grade 4 46 17.5%
Grade 5 54 20.5%
Total 263 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 90.8% 92.2% 80.2%
Black 5.2% 4.3% 11.1%
Hispanic 2.8% 2.8% 6.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 0.5% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 66.5% 63.0% 58.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 62.4% 57.4% 53.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 5.6% 4.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 21,248 4,468,402
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,445.3 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.0% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.8% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.8% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.9% 26.8%
65 OR OLDER 18.5% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,956 1,730,016
Single Parent Households With Children 11.4% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.5% 85.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 23.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.9% 6.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.9% 11.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.4% 11.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.6% 17.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.4% 19.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.4% 17.3%
$15,000 or less 23.4% 15.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,655 $18,463,575 50.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $387 $1,263,555 3.5%
Staff $1,284 $4,192,260 11.6%
General Administration $257 $839,105 2.3%
School Administration $417 $1,361,505 3.8%
Operation $1,101 $3,594,765 9.9%
Transportation $204 $666,060 1.8%
Other $122 $398,330 1.1%
Total Support $3,772 $12,315,580 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,674 $5,465,610 15.1%
Total Expenditures $11,101 $36,244,765 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,728 $3,917,978,852 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $476 $325,850,921 4.2%
Staff $559 $382,136,826 4.9%
General Administration $234 $160,176,457 2.1%
School Administration $576 $393,653,905 5.1%
Operation $863 $590,407,958 7.6%
Transportation $577 $394,390,932 5.1%
Other $261 $178,867,837 2.3%
Total Support $3,546 $2,425,396,623 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,109 $1,442,871,957 18.5%
Total Expenditures $11,383 $7,786,231,836 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%