180 Raider Way
Stearns, KY 42647
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Mccreary County Middle School serves 424 students in grades 6-8.
Mccreary County 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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

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Mccreary County Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

Mccreary County Middle School's student population of 424 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
424 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Mccreary County Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Mccreary County Middle School is 0.02, which is less 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
#730 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Mccreary County Middle School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mccreary County Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mccreary County Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Mccreary County Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
n/a
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mccreary County Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
99%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mccreary County Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score
0.02
This chart display the diversity score of Mccreary County Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mccreary County Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mccreary County Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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I think the middle school has learned my child alot she has learned so much in the years!!!! Keep up the good work!!!
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 424 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 1%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.02 (Btm 50%)

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