Glasgow Independent School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,367 students in Glasgow Independent School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
Public Schools in Glasgow Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Glasgow Independent School District are Glasgow Middle School, South Green Elementary School and Glasgow High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Glasgow Independent School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Kentucky public school average of 25% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Glasgow Independent School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Kentucky for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Glasgow Independent School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,532 Schools
# Students
2,367 Students
658,809 Students
# Teachers
156 Teachers
42,518 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Glasgow Independent School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 170 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KY)
Overall District Rank
#61 out of 173 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Glasgow Independent  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Glasgow 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Glasgow 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Glasgow Independent  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.56
0.43
# American Indian Students
6 Students
856 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
25 Students
12,629 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
323 Students
51,627 Students
% Hispanic Students
14%
8%
# Black Students
223 Students
69,971 Students
% Black Students
9%
11%
# White Students
1,508 Students
492,417 Students
% White Students
64%
75%
# Hawaiian Students
12 Students
902 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
270 Students
30,411 Students
% of Two or more races Students
11%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
142
20,258
# Students in K Grade:
185
45,611
# Students in 1st Grade:
191
49,131
# Students in 2nd Grade:
165
48,196
# Students in 3rd Grade:
176
43,885
# Students in 4th Grade:
161
47,539
# Students in 5th Grade:
161
48,330
# Students in 6th Grade:
205
50,636
# Students in 7th Grade:
180
51,731
# Students in 8th Grade:
164
52,396
# Students in 9th Grade:
171
53,890
# Students in 10th Grade:
154
52,232
# Students in 11th Grade:
164
48,687
# Students in 12th Grade:
147
45,632
# Ungraded Students:
1
655

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,176 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,790. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,464 is less than the state median of $13,085. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue
$29 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Glasgow Independent  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$27 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Glasgow Independent  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,176
$12,790
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Glasgow Independent  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,464
$13,085
This chart display average spending per public school student in Glasgow Independent  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Glasgow Independent School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Glasgow Middle School
Math: 61% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
105 Scottie Dr
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-2256
Grades: 6-8
| 549 students
Rank: #22.
South Green Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
300 James T Rogers Dr
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-3806
Grades: PK-5
| 523 students
Rank: #33.
Glasgow High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1601 Columbia Ave
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-8801
Grades: 9-12
| 590 students
Rank: #44.
Success Academy
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1601 Columbia Ave
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-8801
Grades: 6-12
| 38 students
Rank: #55.
Highland Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
164 Scottie Drive
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 659-0432
Grades: PK-5
| 658 students
Rank: n/an/a
Bowling Green Technical - Glasgow
Vocational School
129 State Avenue
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-5673
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Happy Valley Learning Center
Alternative School
629 W Cherry St
Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-3804
Grades: 6-12
| 9 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Glasgow Independent
  • 711 S. L. Rogers Wells Blvd, Glasgow, KY, 42142-1239
  • (270) 651-6757
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,367 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56

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