Top 10 Best Bowling Green Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 43 public schools serving 18,538 students in Bowling Green, KY. Bowling Green has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Bowling Green, KY are South Warren Middle School, Plano Elementary School and W R Mcneill Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Bowling Green, KY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Bowling Green have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Kentucky public schools.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Bowling Green, KY Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    South Warren Middle School Math: 73% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    295 Rich Pond Road
    Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (270) 467-7510

    Grades: 7-8 | 683 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Plano Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2650 Plano Rd
    Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (270) 467-0411

    Grades: PK-6 | 550 students
  • Rank: #33.
    W R Mcneill Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1800 Creason Drive
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 746-2260

    Grades: K-5 | 396 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Rich Pond Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    530 Rich Pond Rd
    Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (270) 781-9627

    Grades: PK-6 | 586 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Drakes Creek Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    704 Cypress Wood
    Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (270) 843-0165

    Grades: 7-8 | 652 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Cumberland Trace Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    830 Cumberland Trace Road
    Bowling Green, KY 42103
    (270) 781-1356

    Grades: PK-6 | 562 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Potter Gray Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    610 Wakefield Dr.
    Bowling Green, KY 42103
    (270) 746-2280

    Grades: K-5 | 445 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Briarwood Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    265 Lovers Ln
    Bowling Green, KY 42103
    (270) 782-5554

    Grades: PK-6 | 800 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Jody Richards Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2100 Elrod Rd.
    Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (270) 904-1901

    Grades: PK-6 | 751 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Bowling Green Junior High School Math: 53% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    900 Campbell Ln
    Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (270) 746-2290

    Grades: 6-8 | 964 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    South Warren High School Math: 48% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    8140 Nashville Rd
    Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (270) 467-7500

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,209 student
  • Rank: #1212.
    Rockfield Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    7597 Russellville Rd
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 843-8437

    Grades: PK-6 | 686 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Beacon Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1022 West Main Street
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 842-0702

    Grades: 8-12 | 80 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    William H. Natcher Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1434 Cave Mill Rd
    Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (270) 842-1364

    Grades: PK-6 | 742 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Jackson Academy Middle School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    877 Jackson Street
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 467-0293

    Grades: 4-8 | 1 student
  • Rank: #1616.
    Bowling Green High School Math: 42% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1801 Rockingham Lane
    Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (270) 746-2300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,232 student
  • Rank: #1717.
    Greenwood High School Math: 42% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5065 Scottsville Road
    Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (270) 842-3627

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,253 student
  • Rank: #1818.
    Warren East Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7031 Louisville Rd
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 843-0181

    Grades: 7-8 | 492 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    T C Cherry Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1001 Liberty Ave
    Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (270) 746-2230

    Grades: PK-5 | 281 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Bristow Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6151 Louisville Rd
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 842-1960

    Grades: PK-6 | 709 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Lost River Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    450 Modern Way
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 746-0334

    Grades: PK-6 | 780 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Warren East High School Math: 33% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6867 Louisville Rd
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 781-1277

    Grades: 9-12 | 871 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Henry F. Moss Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2565 Russellville Rd
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 843-0166

    Grades: 7-8 | 543 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Dishman Mcginnis Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    375 Glen Lily Road
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 746-2250

    Grades: PK-5 | 513 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Warren Central High School Math: 34% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    559 Morgantown Rd
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 842-7302

    Grades: 9-12 | 923 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Warren Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1846 Loop Drive
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 781-2385

    Grades: PK-6 | 804 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Parker-bennett-curry School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    165 Webb Dr
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 746-2270

    Grades: PK-5 | 335 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Richardsville Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1775 Richardsville Rd
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 777-3232

    Grades: PK-6 | 409 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Lighthouse Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    877 Jackson St
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 782-5410

    Grades: 9-12 | 48 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    The Academy At 11th Street Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    877 East 11th Avenue
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 746-2321

    Grades: 6-12 | 27 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Geo International High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1808 Loop Drive
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 842-7302

    Grades: 9-12 | 177 students
  • Rank: #32-4332.- 43.
    Bowling Green Technical College Vocational School
    1845 Loop Drive
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 746-7461

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #32-4332.- 43.
    Carol Martin Gatton Academy Alternative School
    1906 College Heights Blvd
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 745-3605

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #32-4332.- 43.
    Childrens Crisis Stabilization Unit Alternative School
    501 Chestnut St
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 746-2200

    Grades: K-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #32-4332.- 43.
    Jackson Academy High School Alternative School
    877 Jackson Street
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 467-0293

    Grades: 9-12 | 8 students
  • Show 8 more public schools in Bowling Green, KY (out of 43 total schools)
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