750 Broadway
Brandenburg, KY 40108
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Brandenburg Primary School serves 772 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Brandenburg Primary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 772 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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 772 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
772 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Brandenburg Primary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Brandenburg Primary School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#239 out of 1230 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
86%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Brandenburg Primary School's ranking?

Brandenburg Primary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%) and Highest math proficiency (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).

How many students attend Brandenburg Primary School?

772 students attend Brandenburg Primary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

86% of Brandenburg Primary School students are White, 6% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Brandenburg Primary School?

Brandenburg Primary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Brandenburg Primary School offer ?

Brandenburg Primary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-3 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Brandenburg Primary School part of?

Brandenburg Primary School is part of Meade County School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 772 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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