Edythe Jones Hayes Middle School

Edythe Jones Hayes Middle School serves 988 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the KY average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 19%.
Edythe Jones Hayes Middle School operates within the Fayette County School District.

Overview

The student population of 988 students has grown by 34% over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 32% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 988 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 15:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
5%
1%
Hispanic
4%
5%
Black
23%
11%
White
63%
81%
Two or more races
4%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.55 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.
32%
48%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 41,020 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,951 is higher than the state average of $10,129. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,256 is higher than the state average of $9,906. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Fayette County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
76
6
Number of Students Managed 41,020 2,323
District Total Revenue $395 MM $24 MM
District Spending $370 MM $23 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,951 $10,129
District Spending / Student $10,256 $9,906
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 Ridge Hospital Alt. High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ridge Hospital Alt. High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hayes Pre-school (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LexingtonHayes Pre-school
    260 Richardson Place
    LexingtonKY 40509
    (859)381-4920
    0 mi | Gr. PK | 93 students                      
  • LexingtonAthens-chilesburg Elementary School
    930 Jouett Creek Dr
    LexingtonKY 40509
    (859)381-4955
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 762 students                      
  • LexingtonRidge Hospital Alt. Elementary School
    Alternative School
    3050 Rio Dosa Dr
    LexingtonKY 40509
    (859)381-4100
    Alternative School

    2.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 10 students                      
  • LexingtonRidge Hospital Alt. High School
    Alternative School
    3050 Rio Dosa Dr
    LexingtonKY 40509
    (859)381-4100
    Alternative School

    2.4 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 18 students                      
  • LexingtonSquires Elementary School
    3337 Squire Oak Dr
    LexingtonKY 40515
    (859)381-3002
    2.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 626 students                      

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