East Jessamine Middle School

  • East Jessamine Middle School serves 810 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (which is lower 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 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • East Jessamine Middle School's student population of 810 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students810 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Jessamine Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Jessamine Middle School is 0.33, which is more 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#839 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
8%
6%
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Black
7%
11%
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White
81%
77%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Jessamine Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.330.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Jessamine 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 NameJessamine County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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