50 Second Street
Neon, KY 41840
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Fleming Neon Middle School serves 201 students in grades 6-8.
Fleming Neon Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 201 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Fleming Neon Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Fleming Neon Middle School's student population of 201 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
201 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Fleming Neon Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Fleming Neon Middle School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#721 out of 1230 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
97%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Fleming Neon Middle School's ranking?

Fleming Neon Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for: Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).

How many students attend Fleming Neon Middle School?

201 students attend Fleming Neon Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

97% of Fleming Neon Middle School students are White, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Fleming Neon Middle School?

Fleming Neon Middle School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Fleming Neon Middle School offer ?

Fleming Neon Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Fleming Neon Middle School part of?

Fleming Neon Middle School is part of Letcher County School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 201 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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