Daviess County Middle School

Daviess County Middle School serves 869 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 21%.
Daviess County Middle School operates within the Daviess County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 869 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 869 students
Daviess County Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Daviess County Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Daviess County Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Daviess County Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 17:1
Daviess County Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Daviess County Middle School Asian Students (1995-2014)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Daviess County Middle School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
1%
11%
Daviess County Middle School Black Students (1991-2014)
White
94%
79%
Daviess County Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Daviess County Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.12 0.24
Daviess County Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
36%
48%
Daviess County Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
6%
Daviess County Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Daviess County School District's student population of 11,560 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,912 in this district is less than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,588 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Daviess County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
6
Number of Students Managed 11,560 2,336
Daviess County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $113 MM $24 MM
Daviess County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $109 MM $24 MM
Daviess County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,912 $10,260
Daviess County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,588 $10,180
Daviess County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Kentucky Technical - Owensboro Campus High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Seven Hills Alternative School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Estes Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OwensboroEstes Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 484 students
    0.9 miles
    1675 Leitchfield Rd
    OwensboroKY 42303
    (270)686-1030
    0.9KG-4484
  • OwensboroKentucky Technical - Owensboro Campus High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.3 miles
    1501 Frederica St
    OwensboroKY 42301
    (270)687-7255
    1.39-12n/a
  • OwensboroOwensboro Technical College High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.3 miles
    1501 Frederica St
    OwensboroKY 42301
    (270)687-7255
    1.39-12n/a
  • OwensboroSeven Hills Alternative SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 64 students
    1.4 miles
    2401 Mcconnell Ave
    OwensboroKY 42303
    (270)686-1120
    1.46-1264
  • OwensboroOwensboro High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1133 students
    1.5 miles
    1800 Frederica St
    OwensboroKY 42301
    (270)686-1110
    1.59-121133

School Reviews

This is by far the best school in Kentucky. It is 2015 and I'am going to be in my last year at this school and I am truly going to miss all the wonderful teachers next year when I go to the high school.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 08/01/15

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