Morton Middle School

Morton Middle School serves 767 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the KY average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 19%.
Morton Middle School operates within the Fayette County School District.

Overview

The student population of 767 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 767 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 14:1 15:1
Asian
5%
1%
Hispanic
8%
5%
Black
17%
11%
White
68%
81%
Two or more races
2%
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.
0.50 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.
31%
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 13% over five 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 The Stables High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alternative Placement (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cassidy Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LexingtonCassidy Elementary School
    1125 Tates Creek Rd
    LexingtonKY 40502
    (859)381-3018
    0.1 mi | 666 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LexingtonMaxwell Spanish Immersion Elementary School
    Magnet School
    301 Woodland Ave
    LexingtonKY 40508
    (859)381-3516
    Magnet School

    0.8 mi | 534 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LexingtonThe Stables High School
    Alternative School
    242 Locust Farm Rd
    LexingtonKY 40583
    (859)333-5827
    Alternative School

    0.9 mi | 32 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • LexingtonAble Elementary School
    Alternative School
    701 East Main St
    LexingtonKY 40509
    (859)381-4000
    Alternative School

    0.9 mi | 23 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LexingtonAlternative Placement
    Alternative School
    701 East Main St
    LexingtonKY 40502
    (859)381-4000
    Alternative School

    0.9 mi | n/a students | Gr. 6-12                      

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