PROFICIENCY 76% 61% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
41%Jefferson County
38%Louisville
47%Kentucky

Brown School is a school servicing grades KG to 12 and is located in the district of "Jefferson County" in Louisville, KY. There are a total of 692 students and 44 teachers at Brown School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 162 free lunch students and 37 reduced lunch students.

Brown School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 76.0%, which is 61% higher than the Kentucky average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students692
Teachers43.5
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch162
Reduced lunch37

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment168
Taking some courses111
Taking some courses (not tests)59
Passing some courses42
Passing no courses58

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Brown School, there are a total of 168 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 111 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All72%
370-79%
480-89%
580-89%
650-59%
770-79%
870-79%
High School70-79%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All80%
380-89%
470-79%
580-89%
660-69%
780-89%
880-89%
High School80-89%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Brown School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictKentuckyNational
Caucasian 59.5% 48.1% 79.3% 51.1%
African American 29.8% 36.8% 10.7% 15.9%
Asian 2.2% 3.4% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.6% 8.2% 5.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.9% 3.1% 2.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Louisville Metro Youth Center50%0.6Louisville, KY
Jcps Eschool25%0.7Louisville, KY
Jefferson County High School35%0.7Louisville, KY
Meyzeek Middle School63%0.7Louisville, KY
Engelhard Elementary45%0.9Louisville, KY
Coleridge-taylor Elementary40%0.9Louisville, KY
Central High School30%1.0Louisville, KY
Lincoln Elementary Performing Arts46%1.0Louisville, KY
Home Of The Innocents School50%1.1Louisville, KY
Breckinridge Metropolitan High20%1.2Louisville, KY
Roosevelt Perry Elementary10%1.4Louisville, KY
Shelby Traditional Academy33%1.4Louisville, KY

Louisville demographics profile

StatisticLouisvilleKentuckyNational
Population15,6254,411,989318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,41810891
Median age40.938.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%58%55%
Speak English92%95%79%
Speak Spanish5%3%13%

Education level achieved in Louisville

IndexLouisvilleKentuckyNational
Completed 8th grade79.3%81.0%84.3%
Completed high school77.4%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college47.0%51.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree21.0%30.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.6%22.7%30.3%
Completed masters4.7%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%0.9%1.3%
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Source: The Brown School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.