Meece Middle School

210 Barnett St,

Somerset, KY, 42501-1271

Tel: (606)678-5821
Grades: 5-8

431 students

Meece Middle School serves 431 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Meece Middle School operates within the Somerset Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 431 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 431 students
Meece Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Meece Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Meece Middle School 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 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Meece Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
1%
Meece Middle School Asian (1992-2012)
Hispanic
3%
4%
Meece Middle School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
4%
11%
Meece Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
88%
81%
Meece Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Meece Middle School Sch Ethnicity Meece 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.
0.22 0.33
Meece Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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%
46%
Meece Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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%
Meece Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,554 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Somerset Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
6
Number of Students Managed 1,554 2,354
Somerset Independent School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $24 MM
Somerset Independent School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $13 MM $23 MM
Somerset Independent School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,608 $10,129
Somerset Independent School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,765 $9,906
Somerset Independent School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Somerset High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pulaski Central High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hopkins Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Somerset Hopkins Elementary School
    210 May St
    Somerset , KY , 42501
    (606)678-8707
    0.4  mi  |  651  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Somerset Somerset High School
    301college St
    Somerset , KY , 42501
    (606)678-4721
    0.5  mi  |  472  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Somerset Pulaski County High School
    511 University Dr
    Somerset , KY , 42503
    (606)679-1574
    1  mi  |  1075  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Somerset Pulaski Central High School
    Alternative School
    500 Chandler St
    Somerset , KY , 42503
    (606)677-9986
    Alternative School
    1.1  mi  |  60  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Somerset Pulaski Elementary School
    107 West University Dr
    Somerset , KY , 42503
    (606)678-4713
    1.3  mi  |  612  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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