Briarwood Elementary School

  • Briarwood Elementary School serves 808 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 67% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

Top Placements

Briarwood Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Briarwood Elementary School's student population of 808 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students808 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Briarwood Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Briarwood Elementary School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#147 out of 1,251 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Briarwood Elementary 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
24%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
6%
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Black
7%
11%
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White
58%
77%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Briarwood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.600.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Briarwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWarren County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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