Parker-bennett-curry School

Tel: (270)746-2270
Grades: PK-5

450 students

Parker-bennett-curry School serves 450 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 19%.
Parker-bennett-curry School operates within the Bowling Green Ind School District.

Overview

The student population of 450 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 450 students
Parker-bennett-curry School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Parker-bennett-curry School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Parker-bennett-curry School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Parker-bennett-curry School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
1%
Parker-bennett-curry School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
33%
4%
Parker-bennett-curry School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
39%
11%
Parker-bennett-curry School Black (1988-2012)
White
21%
81%
Parker-bennett-curry School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Parker-bennett-curry School Sch Ethnicity Parker-bennett-curry School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.57
Parker-bennett-curry School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
94%
46%
Parker-bennett-curry School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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.
2%
7%
Parker-bennett-curry School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,201 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Bowling Green Ind School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
6
Number of Students Managed 4,201 2,353
Bowling Green Ind School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $24 MM
District Spending $50 MM $23 MM
Bowling Green Ind School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,721 $10,129
Bowling Green Ind School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,266 $9,906
Bowling Green Ind School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Childrens Crisis Stabilization Uni (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Childrens Crisis Stabilization Uni (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Childrens Crisis Stabilization Uni (0.5 miles away)
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  • Bowling Green Childrens Crisis Stabilization Uni
    Alternative School
    1211 Center St
    Bowling Green , KY , 42101
    (270)746-2200
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Bowling Green Juvenile Justice
    Alternative School
    1020 Kentucky St
    Bowling Green , KY , 42101
    (270)746-7155
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  7  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Bowling Green Jackson Academy High School
    Alternative School
    877 Jackson St
    Bowling Green , KY , 42101
    (270)467-0293
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  4  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bowling Green Lighthouse Academy
    Alternative School
    877 Jackson St
    Bowling Green , KY , 42101
    (270)782-5410
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  95  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bowling Green Warren County Day Treatment
    Alternative School
    1200 Durbin St
    Bowling Green , KY , 42101
    (270)746-2240
    Alternative School
    1.1  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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Bowling Green, KY public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.36, which is higher than the Kentucky average of 0.22. The most diverse school in Bowling Green is Parker-bennett-curry School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.