375 Glen Lily Road
Bowling Green, KY 42101
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Dishman Mcginnis Elementary School serves 513 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Dishman Mcginnis 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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Dishman Mcginnis Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Dishman Mcginnis Elementary School's student population of 513 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Dishman Mcginnis Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Dishman Mcginnis Elementary School is 0.74, 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 Data
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State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#976 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
33%
7%
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Black
24%
10%
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White
30%
77%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 513 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.74 (Top 1%)

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