750 Broadway
Brandenburg, KY 40108
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Brandenburg Primary School serves 791 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Brandenburg Primary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Brandenburg Primary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

Brandenburg Primary School's student population of 791 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students
791 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

Brandenburg Primary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Brandenburg Primary School is 0.24, 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
#114 out of 1263 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
3%
10%
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White
87%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
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 (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Students: 791 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24 (Btm 50%)

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