Ockerman Middle School

8300 Us 42
Florence, KY 41042
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Ockerman Middle School serves 791 students in grades 6-8.
Ockerman Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (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 66% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Ockerman Middle School's student population of 791 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students791 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

Ockerman Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Ockerman Middle School is 0.34, 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
#289 out of 1246 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
4%
10%
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White
81%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.340.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoone County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ockerman Middle School is Imagineering Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Boone County Alternative Center (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ockerman Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Florence Ockerman Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 761 students
    0.1 miles
    8250 Us 42
    Florence, KY 41042
    (859) 282-4620
    0.1 PK-5 761
  • Florence A M Yealey Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 566 students
    0.6 miles
    10 Yealey Dr
    Florence, KY 41042
    (859) 282-3333
    0.6 PK-5 566
  • Florence Erpenbeck Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 711 students
    1.2 miles
    Us 42 9001 Wetherington Blvd
    Florence, KY 41042
    (859) 384-7200
    1.2 PK-5 711
  • Florence Imagineering Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.7 miles
    99 Center Street
    Florence, KY 41042
    (859) 282-2163
    1.7 9-12 n/a
  • Florence Boone County Alternative Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 203 students
    1.9 miles
    99 Center Dr.
    Florence, KY 41042
    (859) 283-1003
    1.9 6-12 203

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