2561 Grinstead Drive
Louisville, KY 40206
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Barret Traditional Middle School serves 644 students in grades 6-8.
Barret Traditional Middle School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Barret Traditional Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

Barret Traditional Middle School's student population of 644 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
644 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Barret Traditional Middle School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Barret Traditional Middle School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#11 out of 1263 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
21%
10%
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White
68%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 644 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.49 (Top 30%)

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