Meyzeek Middle School

  • Meyzeek Middle School serves 1,109 students in grades 6-8.
  • 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.
  • Meyzeek 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 20:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Meyzeek Middle School's student population of 1,109 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,109 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Meyzeek 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 Meyzeek Middle School is 0.69, 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#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 Ratio20:116:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
18%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
31%
10%
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White
43%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.690.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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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