Middlesboro Independent School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools in Middlesboro Independent School District, serving 1,205 students. Middlesboro Independent School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Public schools in Middlesboro Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 56% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Middlesboro Independent School District are Middlesboro Elementary School, Middlesboro Middle School and Middlesboro High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the Kentucky public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameMiddlesboro Independent School District
School District Phone Number(606) 242-8800
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
# of Schools6 Schools1,534 Schools
# of Students1,205 Students680,978 Students
# of Teachers82 Teachers42,120 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1

District Comparison

Middlesboro Independent School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 173 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#154 out of 173 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Middlesboro Independent  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Middlesboro Independent  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Middlesboro Independent  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Middlesboro Independent  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.280.40
# of American Indian Students4 Students839 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students11 Students12,135 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students16 Students45,801 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
7%
# of Black Students82 Students71,831 Students
% Black Students
7%
10%
# of White Students1,019 Students523,010 Students
% White Students
85%
77%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student850 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students72 Students26,512 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:9029,493
# of Students in Kindergarten:6844,058
# of Students in 1st Grade:9550,518
# of Students in 2nd Grade:7049,479
# of Students in 3rd Grade:8151,350
# of Students in 4th Grade:7952,328
# of Students in 5th Grade:7852,669
# of Students in 6th Grade:8451,102
# of Students in 7th Grade:8250,249
# of Students in 8th Grade:8750,293
# of Students in 9th Grade:10953,687
# of Students in 10th Grade:8350,822
# of Students in 11th Grade:10948,739
# of Students in 12th Grade:8945,593
# of Ungraded Students:1598

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $12,255 is higher than the state median of $11,630. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,568 is higher than the state median of $11,598. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (KY)
Total Revenue$15 MM$27 MM
This chart display total revenue of Middlesboro Independent  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$15 MM$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Middlesboro Independent  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,255$11,630
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Middlesboro Independent  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,568$11,598
This chart display average spending per public school student in Middlesboro Independent  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Middlesboro Independent School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades 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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