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For the 2021 school year, there are 7 public schools in Middlesboro, KY, serving 1,832 students. Middlesboro has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Middlesboro, KY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Middlesboro have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Kentucky public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Middlesboro, KY are Yellow Creek School Center, Middlesboro Elementary School and Middlesboro Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky public school average of 16:1.

Top Middlesboro, KY Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Yellow Creek School Center Math: 41% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4840 West Cumberland Avenue
    Middlesboro, KY 40965
    (606) 248-1794

    Grades: PK-8 | 627 students
  • Middlesboro Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3400 W Cumberland Ave
    Middlesboro, KY 40965
    (606) 242-8860

    Grades: PK-4 | 483 students
  • Middlesboro Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4400 Cumberland Ave
    Middlesboro, KY 40965
    (606) 242-8880

    Grades: 5-8 | 328 students
  • Middlesboro High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4404 Cumberland Ave
    Middlesboro, KY 40965
    (606) 242-8820

    Grades: 9-12 | 359 students
  • Cumberland Technical - Southeast Campus Vocational School
    1300 Chichester Avenue
    Middlesboro, KY 40965
    (606) 242-2145

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Middlesboro Alternative School Alternative School
    220 North 20th Street
    Middlesboro, KY 40965
    (606) 242-8816

    Grades: 7-12 | 35 students
  • Southeast Technical Vocational School
    1305 Chichester Avenue
    Middlesboro, KY 40965
    (606) 242-2145

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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