Belfry Middle School

Belfry Middle School serves 423 students in grades 6-8.
Belfry Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

School Overview

Belfry Middle School's student population of 423 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students423 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Belfry Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Belfry Middle School is 0.12, which is less 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#498 out of 1246 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
Black
2%
10%
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White
94%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.120.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePike County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Belfry Middle School is Belfry High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Williamson Pre K-8 (4.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belfry Elementary School (2.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Belfry Belfry Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 573 students
    2.0 miles
    170 St. Hwy. 319
    Belfry, KY 41514
    (606) 353-7296
    2 PK-5 573
  • Belfry Belfry High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 599 students
    2.6 miles
    27678 Us 119 N
    Belfry, KY 41514
    (606) 237-3900
    2.6 9-12 599
  • Belfry Belfry Area Technology Center Vocational School

    3.8 miles
    25369 U.s. 119 N.
    Belfry, KY 41514
    (606) 353-4951
    3.8 n/a n/a
  • Williamson Williamson Pre K-8 Math: 47% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 600 students
    4.5 miles
    400 Parkway Drive
    Williamson, WV 25661
    (304) 235-2520
    4.5 PK-8 600
  • Sidney Bevins Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 241 students
    4.7 miles
    17275 E Big Creek Rd
    Sidney, KY 41564
    (606) 353-7078
    4.7 PK-5 241

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