Top 5 Best Owensboro Public Middle Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 6 public middle schools serving 3,349 students in Owensboro, KY. The top ranked public middle schools in Owensboro, KY are Daviess County Middle School, College View Middle School and Owensboro Middle School North. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Owensboro, KY public middle schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Kentucky public middle school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 59% statewide average). Middle schools in Owensboro have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Kentucky public middle schools.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Kentucky public middle school average of 21% (majority Black).

Best Owensboro, KY Public Middle Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Daviess County Middle School
Math: 54% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
1415 E. Fourth Street
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 852-7600
Grades: 6-8
| 842 students
Rank: #22.
College View Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5061 New Hartford Road
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 852-7500
Grades: 6-8
| 880 students
Rank: #33.
Owensboro Middle School North
Math: 48% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1300 Booth Ave
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 686-1130
Grades: 5-8
| 715 students
Rank: #44.
Owensboro Day Treatment
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3003 Kentucky 54
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 687-7247
Grades: 7-12
| 23 students
Rank: #55.
F T Burns Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4610 Goetz Drive
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 852-7400
Grades: 6-8
| 862 students
Rank: #66.
Valley Elementary School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 Industrial Drive
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 689-6773
Grades: K-8
| 27 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Owensboro, Kentucky

Owensboro, Kentucky Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1501 Frederica St
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 686-4400
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
2631 South Griffith Ave
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 686-1128
Grades: 5-6
| n/a students

Recent Articles

Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
For far too long the American public school system has failed to address “out-of-school” factors like poverty and their impact on what happens in the classroom. As the nation continues to become increasingly diverse, many schools are adopting comprehensive approaches to education that account for the unique needs of students so that each child is prepared for their future and not just for a year-end test.
Philadelphia Public Schools Explore the Options of “Community Schools”
Philadelphia Public Schools Explore the Options of “Community Schools”
Philadelphia continues to explore the community school option as a way of maximizing resources for students. What is a community school and what are its benefits?
Post-Pandemic Tips for Public School Parents and Students
August 02, 2021
Post-Pandemic Tips for Public School Parents and Students
The 2020-21 school year was unlike any other and hopefully not one we’ll repeat anytime soon. The COVID-19 pandemic changed the face of America’s public education system and we’re still seeing the effects. In this article, we’ll explore the impact of the pandemic on America’s public schools, see how they responded, and talk about some tips for returning to in-person education this fall.