Shelby County West Middle School

100 Warriors Way, Shelbyville, KY 40065 | (502) 633-4869
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 808
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Shelby County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,364
  • Graduation Rate: 85.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 21.3
  • Enrolled Students: 6,768

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 808
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 423 (52.4%)
  • Females: 367 (45.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 62 (7.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 311 (38.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 373 (46.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Shelby County West Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black9411.6%
Asian91.1%
Hispanic12215.1%
White56469.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Shelby County West Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade25831.9%
7th Grade26733.0%
8th Grade28335.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 19%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:76%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 12 Years
  • Average Salary: $43,691
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Shelby County West Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,47134%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$47,94366%
Source: KY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for Shelby County West Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 20, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I have had two gifted and talented students to attend West Middle. They are an outstanding school that can meet the needs of each individual student.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Shelby County West Middle School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on KCCT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

KCCT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Middle School - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201062.7%62.8%62.4%
200957.8%56.5%60.9%
200851.8%53.9%57.0%
 
Reading Test
201066.6%70.9%70.2%
200966.4%64.4%66.9%
200860.4%62.0%66.8%
 
Science Test
201061.5%63.7%57.0%
200965.0%63.5%62.7%
200851.9%55.9%59.6%
 
Social Studies Test
201059.1%56.4%56.3%
200957.9%54.8%55.8%
200859.8%56.3%57.8%
 
Writing Test
201043.7%36.9%42.3%
200933.6%35.1%42.1%
200833.9%31.7%39.5%
 
Source: KY Department of Education 2009-2010

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