Bracken County School District

1048 Bladeston Drive
Brooksville, KY 41004
(District boundaries shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,152 students in Bracken County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, 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 36% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 26% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,535 Schools
# Students
1,152 Students
653,795 Students
# Teachers
76 Teachers
43,431 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Bracken County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 171 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (KY)
#90 out of 172 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bracken County  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
36%
38%
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 2021-22 school year data.
43%
45%
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 2021-22 school year data.
18%
22%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Bracken County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of KY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
85-89%
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 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.09
0.44
# American Indian Students
n/a
853 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1 Student
12,780 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
22 Students
54,122 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
8%
# Black Students
1 Student
69,939 Students
% Black Students
n/a
11%
# White Students
1,096 Students
483,050 Students
% White Students
95%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,016 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
32 Students
32,044 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
47
23,220
# Students in K Grade:
74
49,563
# Students in 1st Grade:
61
46,851
# Students in 2nd Grade:
79
47,051
# Students in 3rd Grade:
95
47,140
# Students in 4th Grade:
82
43,532
# Students in 5th Grade:
82
47,163
# Students in 6th Grade:
81
47,805
# Students in 7th Grade:
101
50,313
# Students in 8th Grade:
101
51,324
# Students in 9th Grade:
115
56,875
# Students in 10th Grade:
76
50,386
# Students in 11th Grade:
81
47,642
# Students in 12th Grade:
76
44,266
# Ungraded Students:
1
664

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,322 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,317. The school district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,901 is higher than the state median of $14,055. The school district spending/student has grown by 20% over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue
$15 MM
$9,360 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 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$17 MM
$9,189 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 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,322
$14,317
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bracken County  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,901
$14,055
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bracken County  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Bracken County School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bracken County Middle School
(Math: 42% | Reading: 48%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
167 Parsley Drive
Brooksville, KY 41004
(606) 735-3425
Grades: 6-8
| 283 students
Rank: #22.
Taylor Elementary School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
140 Gibson Dr
Brooksville, KY 41004
(606) 735-2169
Grades: PK-5
| 520 students
Rank: #33.
Bracken County High School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
350 W Miami St
Brooksville, KY 41004
(606) 735-3153
Grades: 9-12
| 349 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Bracken County School District?
Bracken County School District manages 3 public schools serving 1,152 students.
What is the rank of Bracken County School District?
Bracken County School District is ranked #89 out of 171 school districts in Kentucky (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year.
What is the racial composition of students in Bracken County School District?
95% of Bracken County School District students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Bracken County School District?
Bracken County School District has a student/teacher ratio of 15:1, which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What is Bracken County School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $14,901 is higher than the state median of $14,055. The school district spending/student has grown by 20% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,152 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • : 85-89% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 36% (Top 50%)
  • : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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