Barren County Middle School

555 Trojan Trail
Glasgow, KY 42141
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Barren County Middle School serves 711 students in grades 7-8.
Barren County Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 711 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Barren County Middle School's student population of 711 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
711 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Barren County Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Barren County Middle School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#583 out of 1230 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
90%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Barren County Middle School's ranking?
Barren County Middle School is ranked #583 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
What schools are Barren County Middle School often compared to?
Barren County Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Glasgow Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 42% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
How many students attend Barren County Middle School?
711 students attend Barren County Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
90% of Barren County Middle School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Barren County Middle School?
Barren County Middle School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Barren County Middle School offer ?
Barren County Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Barren County Middle School part of?
Barren County Middle School is part of Barren County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 711 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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