Bracken County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,233 students in Bracken County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
Public Schools in Bracken County School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Bracken County School District are Bracken County Middle School, Bracken County High School and Taylor Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Bracken County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Bracken County School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,537 Schools
# Students
1,233 Students
679,771 Students
# Teachers
75 Teachers
42,042 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Bracken County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 172 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KY)
Overall District Rank
#108 out of 173 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bracken County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bracken County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bracken County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bracken County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.08
0.40
# American Indian Students
1 Student
838 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
n/a
12,131 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
23 Students
45,775 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
7%
# Black Students
n/a
71,824 Students
% Black Students
n/a
10%
# White Students
1,180 Students
521,864 Students
% White Students
96%
77%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
849 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
29 Students
26,490 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
57
29,417
# Students in K Grade:
86
43,976
# Students in 1st Grade:
79
50,426
# Students in 2nd Grade:
72
49,404
# Students in 3rd Grade:
93
51,263
# Students in 4th Grade:
93
52,252
# Students in 5th Grade:
97
52,361
# Students in 6th Grade:
91
50,824
# Students in 7th Grade:
83
50,181
# Students in 8th Grade:
102
50,228
# Students in 9th Grade:
101
53,687
# Students in 10th Grade:
96
50,822
# Students in 11th Grade:
106
48,739
# Students in 12th Grade:
76
45,593
# Ungraded Students:
1
598

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,572 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,004. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,924 is less than the state median of $12,248. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue
$13 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bracken County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$14 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Bracken County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,572
$12,004
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bracken County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,924
$12,248
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bracken County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Bracken County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bracken County Middle School
Math: 50% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
167 Parsley Drive
Brooksville, KY 41004
(606) 735-3425
Grades: 6-8
| 276 students
Rank: #22.
Bracken County High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
350 W Miami St
Brooksville, KY 41004
(606) 735-3153
Grades: 9-12
| 380 students
Rank: #33.
Taylor Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
140 Gibson Dr
Brooksville, KY 41004
(606) 735-2169
Grades: PK-5
| 577 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,233 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08

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