304 W 7th St
Paris, KY 40361
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Paris Middle School serves 164 students in grades 6-8.
Paris Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 164 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Paris Middle School's student population of 164 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
164 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Paris Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Paris Middle School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1070 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
10-14%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
30-34%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
20%
8%
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Black
11%
11%
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White
50%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
19%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).

How many students attend Paris Middle School?

164 students attend Paris Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

50% of Paris Middle School students are White, 20% of students are Hispanic, 19% of students are Two or more races, and 11% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Paris Middle School?

Paris Middle School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Paris Middle School offer ?

Paris Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Paris Middle School part of?

Paris Middle School is part of Paris Independent School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 164 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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