Simons Middle School

242 W Water St
Flemingsburg, KY 41041
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Simons Middle School serves 327 students in grades 7-8.
Simons Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

School Overview

Simons Middle School's student population of 327 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Simons Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Simons Middle School is 0.15, 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 Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#480 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
2%
10%
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White
92%
77%
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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
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 327 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15 (Btm 50%)

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