Conway Middle School

Conway Middle School serves 906 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the KY average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 19%.
Conway Middle School operates within the Jefferson County School District.

Overview

The student population of 906 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 906 students
Conway Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Conway Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Conway Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 17:1 15:1
Conway Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Conway Middle School Black Students (2000-2013)
Black
37%
11%
Conway Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
58%
81%
Conway Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Conway Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Conway Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.53 0.23
Conway Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
65%
48%
Conway Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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%
Conway Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 101,943 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,087 is higher than the state average of $10,129. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,766 is higher than the state average of $9,906. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Jefferson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
173
6
Number of Students Managed 101,943 2,323
Jefferson County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1,095 MM $24 MM
Jefferson County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,063 MM $23 MM
Jefferson County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,087 $10,129
Jefferson County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,766 $9,906
Jefferson County School District 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 Pleasure Ridge Park High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Farnsley Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shacklette Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LouisvilleShacklette Elementary School
    5310 Mercury Dr
    LouisvilleKY 40258
    (502)485-8325
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 431 students                      
  • LouisvillePleasure Ridge Park High School
    Magnet School
    5901 Greenwood Rd
    LouisvilleKY 40258
    (502)485-8311
    Magnet School

    1.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1859 students                      
  • LouisvilleGreenwood Elementary School
    5801 Greenwood Rd
    LouisvilleKY 40258
    (502)485-8260
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 562 students                      
  • LouisvilleCenter At Riverport
    7401 Riverport Dr
    LouisvilleKY 40272
    (502)485-6389
    1.4 mi | Gr. PK | 48 students                      
  • LouisvilleWellington Elementary School
    4800 Kaufman Ln
    LouisvilleKY 40216
    (502)485-8343
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 467 students                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Life Beyond High School:  The Innovative Frontier
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
5 Ways Parents Can Inspire Children to Love Reading
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Related School Videos
Conway Middle School 2:51

Conway Middle School
1 year ago

View more school videos