Drakes Creek Middle School

704 Cypress Wood Way,

Bowling Green, KY, 42104-0300

Tel: (270)843-0165
Grades: 7-8

564 students

Drakes Creek Middle School serves 564 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is more than the state average of 19%.
Drakes Creek Middle School operates within the Warren County School District.

Overview

The student population of 564 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 564 students
Drakes Creek Middle School Total Students (1989-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Drakes Creek Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2012)
Students by Grade Drakes Creek Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is more than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Drakes Creek Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
1%
Drakes Creek Middle School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
5%
4%
Drakes Creek Middle School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
6%
11%
Drakes Creek Middle School Black (1989-2012)
White
77%
81%
Drakes Creek Middle School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Drakes Creek Middle School Sch Ethnicity Drakes Creek Middle 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.
0.40 0.33
Drakes Creek Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
33%
46%
Drakes Creek Middle 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.
5%
7%
Drakes Creek Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,066 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Warren County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
6
Number of Students Managed 14,066 2,354
Warren County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $118 MM $24 MM
Warren County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $144 MM $23 MM
Warren County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,916 $10,129
Warren County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,874 $9,906
Warren County 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 Greenwood High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bowling Green Junior High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cumberland Trace Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bowling Green Greenwood High School
    5065 Scottsville Rd
    Bowling Green , KY , 42104
    (270)842-3627
    0.4  mi  |  1094  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bowling Green Cumberland Trace Elementary School
    830 Cumberland Trace Rd
    Bowling Green , KY , 42103
    (270)781-1356
    1.3  mi  |  431  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Bowling Green William H. Natcher Elementary School
    1434 Cave Mill Rd
    Bowling Green , KY , 42104
    (270)842-1364
    2.2  mi  |  661  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Bowling Green Plano Elementary School
    2650 Plano Rd
    Bowling Green , KY , 42104
    (270)467-0411
    2.5  mi  |  604  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Bowling Green Bowling Green High School
    1801 Rockingham Ln
    Bowling Green , KY , 42104
    (270)746-2300
    3.2  mi  |  1151  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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