Parker-bennett-curry School

Parker-bennett-curry School serves 455 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 21%.
Parker-bennett-curry School operates within the Bowling Green Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 455 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 455 students
Parker-bennett-curry School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Parker-bennett-curry School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Parker-bennett-curry School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Parker-bennett-curry School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 17:1
Parker-bennett-curry School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
3%
1%
Parker-bennett-curry School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
37%
5%
Parker-bennett-curry School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
35%
11%
Parker-bennett-curry School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
21%
79%
Parker-bennett-curry School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Parker-bennett-curry School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.70 0.24
Parker-bennett-curry School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
77%
48%
Parker-bennett-curry School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
6%
Parker-bennett-curry School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Bowling Green Independent School District's student population of 4,060 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,778 is higher than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,998 is higher than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Bowling Green Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
6
Number of Students Managed 4,060 2,336
Bowling Green Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $42 MM $24 MM
Bowling Green Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $43 MM $24 MM
Bowling Green Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,778 $10,260
Bowling Green Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,998 $10,180
Bowling Green Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Children's Crisis Stabilization Unit (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Children's Crisis Stabilization Unit (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Children's Crisis Stabilization Unit (0.5 miles away)
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  • Bowling GreenChildren's Crisis Stabilization UnitAlternative School
    Grades: KG-12 | 10 students
    0.5 miles
    501 Chestnut St
    Bowling GreenKY 42101
    (270)746-2200
    0.5KG-1210
  • Bowling GreenWarren Regional Juvenile Detention CenterAlternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 24 students
    0.6 miles
    1020 Kentucky St
    Bowling GreenKY 42102
    (270)746-7155
    0.66-1224
  • Bowling GreenJackson Academy High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 3 students
    0.8 miles
    877 Jackson St
    Bowling GreenKY 42101
    (270)467-0293
    0.89-123
  • Bowling GreenLighthouse AcademyAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 87 students
    0.8 miles
    877 Jackson St
    Bowling GreenKY 42101
    (270)782-5410
    0.89-1287
  • Bowling GreenThe Academy At 11th StreetAlternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 19 students
    1.1 miles
    877 East 11th Ave
    Bowling GreenKY 42101
    (270)746-2321
    1.16-1219

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