Brown School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#493
College Readiness Index
45.9
Math Proficiency
3.1
Reading Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • KG–12 Grades
  • 671 Students
  • 44 Teachers

Brown School
546 SOUTH 1ST ST
LOUISVILLE, KY 40202

Phone: (502) 485-8216

District: Jefferson County Public Schools

Overview

Brown School is ranked 4th within Kentucky. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Brown School is 62 percent. The student body makeup is 46 percent male and 54 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 42 percent. Brown School is 1 of 21 high schools in the Jefferson County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#493
State Rank
#4

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 671
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 42%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 32%
Full-Time Teachers 44

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 88%
Proficient in Math 83%
College Readiness Index 45.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served KG – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 21
Total Students 26,898
Proficient in Reading (district average) 68%
Proficient in Math (district average) 51%
College Readiness (district average) 17.2

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