Glasgow Independent School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public high schools serving 637 students in Glasgow Independent School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public high schools in Kentucky.
Public High Schools in Glasgow Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Kentucky public high school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public high schools in Glasgow Independent School District are Glasgow High School, Success Academy and Happy Valley Learning Center. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Glasgow Independent School District have a Graduation Rate of 84%, which is less than the Kentucky average of 91%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Glasgow High School, with ≥95% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Kentucky or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the Kentucky public high school average of 24% (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
3 Schools
501 Schools
# Students
637 Students
214,321 Students
# Teachers
41 Teachers
12,934 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Glasgow Independent School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 166 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
0.51
0.41
# American Indian Students
n/a
296 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
9 Students
4,003 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# Hispanic Students
65 Students
15,457 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
7%
# Black Students
66 Students
23,413 Students
% Black Students
10%
11%
# White Students
433 Students
163,036 Students
% White Students
68%
76%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
270 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
63 Students
7,850 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
392
# Students in K Grade:
-
637
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
748
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
757
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
716
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
761
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
823
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
1,794
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
3,037
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
3,560
# 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 (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 High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
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: 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 School District
  • 711 S. L. Rogers Wells Blvd, Glasgow, KY, 42142-1239
  • (270) 651-6757
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 637 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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