Belfry Middle School

  • Belfry Middle School serves 437 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

School Overview

  • Belfry Middle School's student population of 437 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students437 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Belfry Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Belfry Middle School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#834 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
96%
77%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Belfry Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.080.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Belfry Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePike County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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