Edythe Jones Hayes Middle School

  • Edythe Jones Hayes Middle School serves 1,091 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 72% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Edythe Jones Hayes 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 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

Edythe Jones Hayes Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Edythe Jones Hayes Middle School's student population of 1,091 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,091 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edythe Jones Hayes 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edythe Jones Hayes Middle School is 0.56, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#130 out of 1246 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
6%
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Black
20%
11%
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White
60%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.560.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFayette County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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