Meece Middle School

Meece Middle School serves 507 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 21%.
Meece Middle School operates within the Somerset Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 507 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 507 students
Meece Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Meece Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Meece Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Meece Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is equal to the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 17:1
Meece Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
3%
1%
Meece Middle School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
4%
5%
Meece Middle School Black Students (1998-2013)
Black
5%
11%
Meece Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
87%
79%
Meece Middle School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Meece Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.24 0.24
Meece Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
49%
48%
Meece Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Meece Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Somerset Independent School District's student population of 1,687 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,855 in this district is less than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,454 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Somerset Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
6
Number of Students Managed 1,687 2,336
Somerset Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $24 MM
Somerset Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $14 MM $24 MM
Somerset Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,855 $10,260
Somerset Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,454 $10,180
Somerset Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high 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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  • SomersetHopkins Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 670 students
    0.4 miles
    210 May St
    SomersetKY 42501
    (606)678-8707
    0.4PK-4670
  • SomersetSomerset High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 510 students
    0.5 miles
    301 College St
    SomersetKY 42501
    (606)678-4721
    0.59-12510
  • SomersetPulaski County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1086 students
    1 miles
    511 University Dr
    SomersetKY 42503
    (606)679-1574
    19-121086
  • SomersetPulaski Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 627 students
    1.3 miles
    107 West University Dr
    SomersetKY 42503
    (606)678-4713
    1.3KG-5627
  • SomersetMemorial Education Center
    Grades: PK-KG | 712 students
    1.4 miles
    222 Langdon St
    SomersetKY 42501
    (606)678-4100
    1.4PK-KG712

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