Burgin Independent School

440 E Main St
Burgin, KY 40310
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Burgin Independent School serves 520 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Burgin Independent School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 64% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

School Overview

Burgin Independent School's student population of 520 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
520 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Burgin Independent School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Burgin Independent School is 0.13, 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
#280 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
n/a
10%
White
93%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 520 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Btm 50%)

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