Henderson County South Middle School

Tel: (270)831-5050
  • Henderson County South Middle School serves 715 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Henderson County South Middle School operates within the Henderson County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 715 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students715 students
Henderson County South Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Henderson County South Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
Henderson County South Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeHenderson County South Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
Henderson County South Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Henderson County South Middle School Asian Students (1996-2012)
Hispanic
3%
6%
Henderson County South Middle School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
11%
11%
Henderson County South Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
81%
78%
Henderson County South Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Henderson County South Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHenderson County South Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownKY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.330.38
Henderson County South Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
51%
51%
Henderson County South Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
Henderson County South Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Henderson County School District's student population of 7,573 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,389 in this district is less than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,834 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NameHenderson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
6
Number of Students Managed7,5732,307
Henderson County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$71 MM$24 MM
Henderson County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$66 MM$24 MM
Henderson County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,389$10,260
Henderson County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,834$10,180
Henderson County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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