Bowling Green Independent School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 10 public schools managed by Bowling Green Independent School District serving 4,191 students in Bowling Green, Kentucky.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the Kentucky state average of 23%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Bowling Green Independent School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Bowling Green The Academy At 11th Street Alternative School
    877 East 11th Avenue
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270)746-2321

    Grades: 6-12 | 20 students
  • Bowling Green Bowling Green High School
    1801 Rockingham Lane
    Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (270)746-2300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1246 students
  • Bowling Green Bowling Green Junior High School
    900 Campbell Ln
    Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (270)746-2290

    Grades: 5-8 | 940 students
  • Bowling Green Childrens Crisis Stabilization Unit Alternative School
    501 Chestnut St
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270)746-2200

    Grades: K-12 | 5 students
  • Bowling Green Dishman Mcginnis Elementary School
    375 Glen Lily Road
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270)746-2250

    Grades: PK-5 | 476 students
  • Bowling Green Parker-bennett-curry School
    165 Webb Dr
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270)746-2270

    Grades: PK-5 | 342 students
  • Bowling Green Potter Gray Elementary School
    610 Wakefield Dr.
    Bowling Green, KY 42103
    (270)746-2280

    Grades: K-5 | 448 students
  • Bowling Green T C Cherry Elementary School
    1001 Liberty Ave
    Bowling Green, KY 42104
    (270)746-2230

    Grades: PK-5 | 288 students
  • Bowling Green W R Mcneill Elementary School
    1800 Creason Drive
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270)746-2260

    Grades: K-5 | 414 students
  • Bowling Green Warren Regional Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School
    1020 Kentucky St
    Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270)746-7155

    Grades: 6-12 | 12 students

Overview

School District NameBowling Green Independent School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,191 students
# of Teachers271 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students2,081 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students2,110 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.63
# of American Indian Students6 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students199 students
% Asian Students
5%
# of Hispanic Students687 students
% Hispanic Students
16%
# of Black Students761 students
% Black Students
18%
# of White Students2,309 students
% White Students
55%
# of Hawaiian Students19 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students210 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:103
# of Students in Kindergarten:307
# of Students in 1st Grade:308
# of Students in 2nd Grade:298
# of Students in 3rd Grade:311
# of Students in 4th Grade:323
# of Students in 5th Grade:321
# of Students in 6th Grade:304
# of Students in 7th Grade:329
# of Students in 8th Grade:310
# of Students in 9th Grade:347
# of Students in 10th Grade:343
# of Students in 11th Grade:288
# of Students in 12th Grade:298
# of Ungraded Students:1

District Comparison

  • Bowling Green Independent School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 173 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bowling Green Independent School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bowling Green Independent School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bowling Green Independent School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,519 is higher than the state average of $10,478. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,733 is higher than the state average of $10,395. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
Total Revenue$42 MM$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bowling Green Independent School District and average revenue for each school distric in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$43 MM$24 MM
This chart display total spending of Bowling Green Independent School District and average spending for each school distric in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,519$10,478
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bowling Green Independent School District and average revenue per public school student in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,733$10,395
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bowling Green Independent School District and average spending per public school student in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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