Muhlenberg South Middle School

  • Muhlenberg South Middle School serves 488 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

School Overview

  • Muhlenberg South Middle School's student population of 488 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 32% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students488 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Muhlenberg South Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Muhlenberg South Middle School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#297 out of 1,251 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
4%
11%
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White
92%
77%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Muhlenberg South Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.150.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMuhlenberg County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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