Ballard County Middle School



Ballard County Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ballard County Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 117
7 105
8 117
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ballard County Middle School is a public elementary school located in Barlow, KY in the Ballard County School District. It enrolls 339 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 18.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 339
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.5

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Ballard County Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 192
(57%)
560
(54%)
 Female 147
(43%)
477
(46%)

Ballard County Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 301
(89%)
930
(90%)
 Black 18
(5%)
35
(3%)
 Two or More 13
(4%)
56
(5%)
 Hispanic 7
(2%)
15
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ballard County Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 153
(45%)
519
(50%)
 Not Eligible 150
(44%)
428
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 36
(11%)
90
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Ballard County Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 58.1%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Ballard County Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 317
2006 307
2007 301
2008 313
2009 332
2010 341
2011 326
2012 339

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.2
2006 17.1
2007 18
2008 18.2
2009 19.2
2010 20.5
2011 21.7
2012 18.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48264984227129
2006 0.51791530944625
2007 0.51162790697674
2008 0.51757188498403
2009 0.54819277108434
2010 0.52199413489736
2011 0.50306748466258
2012 0.55752212389381

Compare Ballard County Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,508.4% 15.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,830.0% 18.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 55.8%
 
State Average 58.1%
 

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Ballard County Middle School
Barlow, KY
Public 06 - 08 339 18.3:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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