Meade County School District

All
(10)
All
(10)
 
High
(3)
High
(3)
 
Middle
(2)
Middle
(2)
 
Elementary
(7)
Elementary
(7)
 
Pre-K
(1)
Pre-K
(1)
 

Overview

School District NameMeade County School District
School District Phone Number(270) 422-7500
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
# of Schools10 Schools1,534 Schools
# of Students4,989 Students680,978 Students
# of Teachers263 Teachers42,120 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1

District Comparison

  • Meade County School District, which is ranked within the
    9/
    10
    , top 20% of all 173 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Meade 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Meade 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Meade County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.200.40
# of American Indian Students10 Students839 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students29 Students12,135 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students170 Students45,801 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
7%
# of Black Students90 Students71,831 Students
% Black Students
2%
10%
# of White Students4,469 Students523,010 Students
% White Students
90%
77%
# of Hawaiian Students6 Students850 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students215 Students26,512 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:15129,493
# of Students in Kindergarten:28844,058
# of Students in 1st Grade:37350,518
# of Students in 2nd Grade:34649,479
# of Students in 3rd Grade:35251,350
# of Students in 4th Grade:37652,328
# of Students in 5th Grade:33552,669
# of Students in 6th Grade:36151,102
# of Students in 7th Grade:39850,249
# of Students in 8th Grade:40850,293
# of Students in 9th Grade:38153,687
# of Students in 10th Grade:38950,822
# of Students in 11th Grade:42648,739
# of Students in 12th Grade:40245,593
# of Ungraded Students:3598

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,248 in this school district is less than the state average of 10455. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,073 is higher than the state average of $10,373. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
Total Revenue$47 MM$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Meade County  School District and average revenue for each school distric in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$57 MM$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Meade County  School District and average spending for each school distric in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,24810455
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Meade County  School District and average revenue per public school student in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,07310373
This chart display average spending per public school student in Meade County  School District and average spending per public school student in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Meade County School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Brandenburg Primary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    750 Broadway
    Brandenburg, KY 40108
    (270) 422-7545

    Grades: PK-3 | 791 students
  • David T. Wilson Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 70%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    1075 Old Ekron Rd
    Brandenburg, KY 40108
    (270) 422-7540

    Grades: 4-6 | 471 students
  • Stuart Pepper Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 64%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    1085 Old Ekron Rd
    Brandenburg, KY 40108
    (270) 422-7530

    Grades: 7-8 | 805 students
  • Ekron Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 62%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    2500 Hayesville Rd
    Ekron, KY 40117
    (270) 422-7570

    Grades: K-6 | 353 students
  • Flaherty Primary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    2635 Flaherty Rd.
    Ekron, KY 40117
    (270) 422-7575

    Grades: K-3 | 405 students
  • Payneville Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    520 Rhodelia Rd
    Payneville, KY 40157
    (270) 422-7550

    Grades: K-6 | 232 students
  • Flaherty Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 57%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    2615 Flaherty Rd
    Ekron, KY 40117
    (270) 422-7565

    Grades: 4-6 | 329 students
  • Meade County High School Math: 40% | Reading: 50%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    938 Old State Rd
    Brandenburg, KY 40108
    (270) 422-7515

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,588 student
  • Brandenburg High School Alternative School
    938 Old State Rd
    Brandenburg, KY 40108
    (270) 422-7516

    Grades: 9-12 | 12 students
  • James R. Allen High School Alternative School
    918 Old State Road
    Brandenburg, KY 40108
    (270) 422-7516

    Grades: 6-12 | 3 students
Recent Articles
Learn about how public schools are impacted by an economic recession, job losses, and funding cuts.
Through the Gates Foundation, Bill Gates has not only donated billions of dollars to public schools, but will now sponsor in-depth research on improving teaching that may change the face of public school education forever.
The start of the school year translates into greater risks for the spread of H1N1. Learn about how public schools across the country are combating the risks, as well as what you can do to keep your children safe.