Ramsey Middle School

Ramsey Middle School serves 949 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 21%.
Ramsey Middle School operates within the Jefferson County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 949 students has grown by 30% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 949 students
Ramsey Middle School Total Students (2009-2014)
Gender % Ramsey Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Ramsey Middle School Total Teachers (2009-2014)
Students by Grade Ramsey Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more 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 20:1 17:1
Ramsey Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Asian
2%
1%
Ramsey Middle School Asian Students (2009-2014)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Ramsey Middle School Black Students (2009-2014)
Black
40%
11%
Ramsey Middle School Black Students (2009-2014)
White
50%
79%
Ramsey Middle School White Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Ramsey 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.
0.59 0.24
Ramsey Middle School Diversity Score (2008-2014)
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.
46%
48%
Ramsey Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2014)
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.
7%
6%
Ramsey Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2014)

District Comparison

Jefferson County School District's student population of 100,529 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,380 is higher than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,185 is higher than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Jefferson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
174
6
Number of Students Managed 100,529 2,336
Jefferson County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,124 MM $24 MM
Jefferson County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $1,105 MM $24 MM
Jefferson County School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,380 $10,260
Jefferson County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,185 $10,180
Jefferson County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Fern Creek Traditional High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Moore Traditional School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Farmer Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Great teachers - very disciplined atmosphere condusive to learning
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