Meece Middle School

210 Barnett St
Somerset, KY 42501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Meece Middle School serves 475 students in grades 5-9.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Meece Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Meece Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Meece Middle School's student population of 475 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-9
Total Students475 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Meece Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Meece Middle School is 0.32, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#170 out of 1246 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
3%
10%
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White
82%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.320.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSomerset Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Meece Middle School is Somerset High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northern Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hopkins Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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