East Carter Middle School

  • East Carter Middle School serves 553 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • East Carter Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) 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 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Placements

East Carter Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • East Carter Middle School's student population of 553 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students553 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Carter Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 East Carter Middle School is 0.06, 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#214 out of 1246 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
n/a
10%
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White
97%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Carter Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.060.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarter County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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