Elementary Middle School in Floyd County, KY

Betsy Layne Elementary School

256 School St, Betsy Layne, KY 41605

Note: The School Review only assigns rankings to Elementary, Middle or High schools. This school does not fit clearly into one of those school classifications and is therefore unranked.

How Good is Betsy Layne Elementary School?

Report Card

A+ Academic Results
A Learning Enviroment
B School Safety
A+ Overall Grade

Located in Betsy Layne, Kentucky, Betsy Layne Elementary School, is a Floyd County school. Serving grades PK-8, the school has 646 students and a student–teacher ratio of 15 students per teacher.

This school performs significantly above average when compared to other Kentucky schools. Betsy Layne Elementary School received an overall grade of A+ from The School Review. State and county rankings are unavailable for this school.

The School Review uses U.S. Department of Education school data for our analysis. Grades for safety, academics and learning environment are calculated with these data. The overall grade is then computed through a weighted aggregation of those scores. You can read a more detailed description of our grading system on our methodology page.

Academics

A number of factors, including Kentucky standardized test scores, are used to find a school’s academics grade. Betsy Layne Elementary School performs significantly above average compared to other Kentucky elementary/middle schools for academics. The school's grade for this metric is A+.

Source: KY Standardized Tests
Academics Grade A+
Test Performance Excellent
Algebra 1 Passed N/A

Learning Enviroment

The learning environment at a school is estimated by comparing many factors such as teacher certification rates, student attendance and percentage of novice teachers. For learning environment, Betsy Layne Elementary School performs above average when compared to other elementary/middle schools in Kentucky and received the grade of A for this measure.

Students : Teacher
15
KY Avg. 15
Uncertified Teachers
2%
KY Avg. 0%
New Teachers
N/A
KY Avg. 10%
Learning Enviroment Grade A
Student–Teacher Ratio Good
Student Absenteeism Very Good
Teacher Absenteeism Excellent
Teacher Certifications Excellent
Teacher Experience N/A

Safety

Suspension rates and number of physical altercations are used to evaluate a school’s safety. Betsy Layne Elementary School performs average compared to other Kentucky elementary/middle schools for safety. The school's grade for this metric is B.

Safety Grade B
In-School Suspensions Very Good
Out-of-School Suspensions Good
Physical Altercations N/A

Demographics

Basic student body information from Betsy Layne Elementary School can be seen below. The demographics of a school are not used as a factor when evaluating its performance.

Students w/ Disablities
18%
KY Avg. 18%
Free Lunch
79%
KY Avg. 65%
Econ. Disadvantaged
83%
KY Avg. 70%
% Race/Ethnicity
% Male/Female
Total Enrollment 646
Minority Students 13
Diversity Index 2
Students with Disablities 122
Economically Disadvantaged 83%
Limited English Proficiency 0%
Gifted Students 7%

Achievements

A+ School - Only the top 5% of schools are awarded the distinction of being an A+ School. Schools that receive this grade excel in academics and cultivate a safe and effectual environment for learning. They represent the top schools in the nation and are eligible to display our award badge on their homepage. You can download your award here.

Academic Overperformance III - Awarded to schools which perform substantially higher on standardized tests than predicted given the socioeconomic composition of their student body. Less than half a percent of schools nationwide qualify for this award. Read more about how this metric was calculated and why TheSchoolReview feels it is important to recognize these schools outperforming academic expectations.

Compare Nearby Schools

The closest elementary/middle schools to Betsy Layne Elementary School are listed below. The School Review's grade for each school is shown for easy comparison. All Betsy Layne schools can be viewed on the Betsy Layne, Kentucky schools listing page.

School Overall Grade Academic Results Learning Enviroment School Safety
1 Northpoint Academy N/A N/A D C-
2 John M. Stumbo Elementary School A+ A+ A+ B+
3 Pikeville High School A A+ B- B-
4 Allen Elementary School A A A C+
5 Mullins Elementary School B B C+ A

Betsy Layne Elementary School - Quick FAQ

At the time we collected data, these were the answers to common questions about the school.

  • How many students are at Betsy Layne Elementary School? The school reported 646 enrolled students to the U.S Dept of Education.
  • How good of a school is Betsy Layne Elementary School? The school received an overall grade of A+, which means it is significantly above average when compared to similar schools within the state.
  • What school county is Betsy Layne Elementary School in? The school is located in Floyd County.
  • How can I contact Betsy Layne Elementary School? The school's number is (606) 478-9755.
  • Where is Betsy Layne Elementary School? 256 School St, Betsy Layne, Kentucky 41605
Nearby Schools
Northpoint Academy
5279 North Mayo Trail Pikeville, KY 41501
John M. Stumbo Elementary School
6945 Ky Rt 979 Grethel, KY 41631
Pikeville High School
120 Championship Drive Pikeville, KY 41501
Allen Elementary School
112 Eagle Ln Allen, KY 41601
Mullins Elementary School
101 Tiger Way Pikeville, KY 41501