Mccreary County Middle School

180 Raider Way
Stearns, KY 42647
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Mccreary County Middle School serves 545 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 bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 545 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Mccreary County Middle School's student population of 545 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 44% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Mccreary County Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Mccreary County Middle School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#714 out of 1230 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
98%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mccreary County Middle School's ranking?
Mccreary County Middle School is ranked #714 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
22% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 38% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
How many students attend Mccreary County Middle School?
545 students attend Mccreary County Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of Mccreary County Middle School students are White, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mccreary County Middle School?
Mccreary County Middle School has a student ration of 15:1, which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Mccreary County Middle School offer ?
Mccreary County Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Mccreary County Middle School part of?
Mccreary County Middle School is part of Mccreary County School District.

School Reviews

5   4/16/2018
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 (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 545 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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