Briarwood Elementary School

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265 Lovers Ln
Bowling Green, KY 42103
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Briarwood Elementary School serves 800 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Briarwood Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Briarwood Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Briarwood Elementary School's student population of 800 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students800 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

Briarwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Briarwood Elementary School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#216 out of 1246 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
25%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
5%
10%
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White
58%
77%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWarren County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Briarwood Elementary School is Beacon Academy (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Potter Gray Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bowling Green Beacon Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 80 students
    0.0 miles
    1022 West Main Street
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 842-0702
    0.0 8-12 80
  • Bowling Green Potter Gray Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 445 students
    1.2 miles
    610 Wakefield Dr.
    Bowling Green, KY 42103
    (270) 746-2280
    1.2 K-5 445
  • Bowling Green Rivendell Elementary School Alternative School
    Grades: K-8
    1.9 miles
    1035 Porter Pike Rd
    Bowling Green, KY 42103
    (270) 843-1199
    1.9 K-8 n/a
  • Bowling Green Rivendell High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.9 miles
    1035 Porter Pike Rd
    Bowling Green, KY 42103
    (270) 843-1199
    1.9 9-12 n/a
  • Bowling Green Cumberland Trace Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 562 students
    2.2 miles
    830 Cumberland Trace Road
    Bowling Green, KY 42103
    (270) 781-1356
    2.2 PK-6 562

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