Bracken County Middle School

167 Parsley Drive
Brooksville, KY 41004
(
School attendance zone
shown in map)
Bracken County Middle School serves 276 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving
proficiency in math
is 44% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving
proficiency in reading/language arts
is 62% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Bracken County Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

School Overview

Bracken County Middle School's student population of 276 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students276 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Bracken County Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The
diversity score
of Bracken County Middle School is 0.10, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#474 out of 1246 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bracken County Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
n/a
10%
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White
95%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bracken County Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score
0.100.40
This chart display the diversity score of Bracken County Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for
Free Lunch
55%
55%
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Eligible for
Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bracken County Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBracken County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bracken County Middle School is Bracken County High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Augusta Independent School (7.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Taylor Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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