Lassiter Middle School

  • Lassiter Middle School serves 987 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lassiter Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Lassiter Middle School's student population of 987 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students987 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lassiter Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Lassiter Middle School is 0.68, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank#1031 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
21%
7%
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Black
26%
10%
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White
46%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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    1.1 miles
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    1.1 K-5 567
  • Fairdale South Park Tapp Alternative School
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    2.1 miles
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  • Louisville Doss High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,107 student
    2.2 miles
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  • Louisville Trunnell Elementary School
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    2.2 miles
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School Reviews

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It is a great school! I came to this school halfway through the school year, there were so welcoming. Im in a wheelchair and the only kids there to be in a wheelchair with no cognitive impairments also the only kid ever to be in a wheelchair to be in their Cambridge program I also are on there quick recall team.
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