Glasgow Independent School District

711 S. L. Rogers Wells Blvd
Glasgow , KY 42142 - 1239
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Grades: PK - 12

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%)
For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public elementary schools serving 1,777 students in Glasgow Independent School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public elementary schools in Kentucky.
Public Elementary Schools in Glasgow Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Kentucky public elementary school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Glasgow Independent School District are Glasgow Middle School, South Green Elementary School and Success Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Kentucky public elementary school average of 26% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,063 Schools
# Students
2,367 Students
444,497 Students
# Teachers
156 Teachers
29,785 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
0.44
# American Indian Students
6 Students
583 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
25 Students
8,546 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
323 Students
36,289 Students
% Hispanic Students
14%
8%
# Black Students
223 Students
47,900 Students
% Black Students
9%
11%
# White Students
1,508 Students
328,171 Students
% White Students
64%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
12 Students
618 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
270 Students
22,391 Students
% of Two or more races Students
11%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
142
14,333
# Students in K Grade:
185
43,233
# 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
50,547
# Students in 7th Grade:
180
44,321
# Students in 8th Grade:
164
44,484
# Students in 9th Grade:
171
2,580
# Students in 10th Grade:
154
2,768
# Students in 11th Grade:
164
2,627
# Students in 12th Grade:
147
2,437
# Ungraded Students:
1
86

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 (19-20)
$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 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$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 2019-20 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 Elementary 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.
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: #44.
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
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)

  • District size: 7
  • Enrollment: 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% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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