1036 Cardinal Drive
Georgetown, KY 40324
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Scott County Middle School serves 855 students in grades 6-8.
Scott County Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 855 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Scott County Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

Scott County Middle School's student population of 855 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
855 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Scott County Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Scott County Middle School is 0.27, which is less 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
#224 out of 1230 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
85%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Scott County Middle School's ranking?

Scott County Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

What schools are Scott County Middle School often compared to?

Scott County Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Royal Spring Middle School by visitors of our site.

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

38% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 53% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).

How many students attend Scott County Middle School?

855 students attend Scott County Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

85% of Scott County Middle School students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Scott County Middle School?

Scott County Middle School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Scott County Middle School offer ?

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

What school district is Scott County Middle School part of?

Scott County Middle School is part of Scott County School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 855 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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