Drakes Creek Middle School

Drakes Creek Middle School serves 599 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the KY average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% 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 599 students has declined by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 599 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is more than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
8%
1%
Hispanic
5%
5%
Black
5%
11%
White
79%
81%
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.37 0.23
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%
48%
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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,413 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,916 is less than the state average of $10,129. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,874 is higher than the state average of $9,906. The district spending/student has grown by 56% over four years.
School District Name Warren County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
6
Number of Students Managed 14,413 2,323
District Total Revenue $118 MM $24 MM
District Spending $144 MM $23 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,916 $10,129
District Spending / Student $10,874 $9,906
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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 Grades Students
  • Bowling GreenGreenwood High School
    5065 Scottsville Rd
    Bowling GreenKY 42104
    (270)842-3627
    0.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1106 students                      
  • Bowling GreenCumberland Trace Elementary School
    830 Cumberland Trace Rd
    Bowling GreenKY 42103
    (270)781-1356
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 439 students                      
  • Bowling GreenWilliam H. Natcher Elementary School
    1434 Cave Mill Rd
    Bowling GreenKY 42104
    (270)842-1364
    2.2 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 521 students                      
  • Bowling GreenPlano Elementary School
    2650 Plano Rd
    Bowling GreenKY 42104
    (270)467-0411
    2.5 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 620 students                      
  • Bowling GreenJody Richards Elementary School
    2100 Elrod Rd
    Bowling GreenKY 42103
    (270)904-1901
    2.9 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 628 students                      

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