Ramsey Middle School

Ramsey Middle School serves 817 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 19%.
Ramsey Middle School operates within the Jefferson County School District.

Overview

The student population of 817 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 817 students
Ramsey Middle School Total Students (2009-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Students by Grade Ramsey Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 16:1
Asian
2%
1%
Hispanic
4%
4%
Black
32%
11%
White
57%
81%
All Ethnic Groups Ramsey Middle School Sch Ethnicity Ramsey Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.57 0.23
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.
38%
46%
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.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 100,818 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Jefferson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
173
6
Number of Students Managed 100,818 2,353
District Total Revenue $1,095 MM $24 MM
Jefferson County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,063 MM $23 MM
Jefferson County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,087 $10,129
Jefferson County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,766 $9,906
Jefferson County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fern Creek Traditional High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carrithers Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Farmer Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LouisvilleFarmer Elementary School
    6405 Gellhaus Ln
    LouisvilleKY 40299
    (502)485-8625
    0 mi | 740 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LouisvilleWheeler Elementary School
    5700 Cynthia Dr
    LouisvilleKY 40291
    (502)485-8349
    1.9 mi | 613 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LouisvilleBates Elementary School
    7601 Bardstown Rd
    LouisvilleKY 40291
    (502)485-8208
    2.1 mi | 536 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LouisvilleCarrithers Middle School
    4320 Billtown Rd
    LouisvilleKY 40299
    (502)485-8224
    2.4 mi | 541 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • LouisvilleFern Creek Traditional High School
    9115 Fern Creek Rd
    LouisvilleKY 40291
    (502)485-8251
    2.5 mi | 1424 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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  • Recommended November 15, 2012 - Great teachers - very disciplined atmosphere condusive to learning - Posted by Parent

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Louisville, KY public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.25, which is higher than the Kentucky average of 0.22. The most diverse school in Louisville is Rutherford Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.