Jessie M Clark Middle School

3341 Clays Mill Rd
Lexington, KY 40503
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Jessie M Clark Middle School serves 1,061 students in grades 6-8.
Jessie M Clark Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Jessie M Clark Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

Jessie M Clark Middle School's student population of 1,061 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,061 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
69 teachers
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School Rankings

Jessie M Clark Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Jessie M Clark Middle School is 0.44, 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 Data
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State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#84 out of 1263 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
9%
10%
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White
74%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,061 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.44 (Top 50%)

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