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