School Details

Harrison County Middle School

269 Education Dr, Cynthiana, KY 41031
(859) 234-7123
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 703 students 17 students/teacher (KY avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

36%
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Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (KPREP)

Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2013-2014, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.
  • This school in 2014
  • Harrison County School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

31%
31%
42%
47%
47%
54%
56%
56%
64%

Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (KPREP)

Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2013-2014, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.
  • This school in 2014
  • Harrison County School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

47%
47%
45%
56%
56%
52%
82%
82%
59%
25%
25%
35%

Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (KPREP)

Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2013-2014, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.
  • This school in 2014
  • Harrison County School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

72%
44%
46%
71%
71%
66%
72%
72%
71%
72%
63%
60%
39%
67%
41%

Kentucky Core Content Tests (KCCT)

In 2010-2011 Kentucky used the Kentucky Core Content Tests (KCCT) to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 through 12 in reading, social studies, science, writing, and math. The Elementary School results displayed on GreatSchools profiles are for grades 3 through 5 combined for each subject. Middle School results are for grades 6 though 8 combined, and High School results are for grades 10 though 12 combined. The KCCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2014
  • Harrison County School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Harrison County Middle School is a public middle school in Cynthiana. 703 children attend Harrison County Middle School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 51% of the 703 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Harrison County Middle School is 17:1. Paris Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 92% 93%
Black, non-Hispanic 3% 2%
Hispanic 3% 3%
Multiracial 2% 2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.3% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 51% 55%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (9 years ago)

    There are excellent academic programs in this school. There are many extra-curricular activities that kids can participate in. There is a Cheer team Girls and Boys Basketball Baseball Football Tennis Golf and many other sports. Also there is a beginning band and a concert band as well as a choir. The level of parent involvemennt is probably the typical level for a middle school.

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Overall score

(based on 2 ratings & reviews)

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  • Principal leadership
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