Russell Middle School

  • Russell Middle School serves 523 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 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Russell 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 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Russell Middle School's student population of 523 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students523 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Russell 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 Russell Middle School is 0.10, 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#143 out of 1246 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
n/a
10%
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White
95%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Russell Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.100.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRussell Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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