Bristow Elementary School

6151 Louisville Rd
Bowling Green, KY 42101
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Bristow Elementary School serves 709 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Bristow Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Bristow Elementary School's student population of 709 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students709 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Bristow Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Bristow Elementary School is 0.56, 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
#956 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
14%
7%
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Black
13%
10%
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White
63%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 to Bristow Elementary School is Warren East High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Warren East Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rivendell Elementary School (3.0 miles away)
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