1085 Old Ekron Rd
Brandenburg, KY 40108
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Stuart Pepper Middle School serves 761 students in grades 7-8.
Stuart Pepper Middle 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 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 761 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Stuart Pepper Middle School's student population of 761 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
761 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Stuart Pepper Middle 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 Stuart Pepper Middle School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#307 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
36%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
47%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
87%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

36% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 47% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).

How many students attend Stuart Pepper Middle School?

761 students attend Stuart Pepper Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

87% of Stuart Pepper Middle School students are White, 7% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Stuart Pepper Middle School?

Stuart Pepper Middle School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Stuart Pepper Middle School offer ?

Stuart Pepper Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Stuart Pepper Middle School part of?

Stuart Pepper Middle School is part of Meade County School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 761 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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