Parker-bennett-curry School

165 Webb Dr
Bowling Green, KY 42101
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Parker-bennett-curry School serves 335 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Parker-bennett-curry School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Parker-bennett-curry School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Parker-bennett-curry School's student population of 335 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students335 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Parker-bennett-curry School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Parker-bennett-curry School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1115 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
30%
7%
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Black
39%
10%
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White
20%
77%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBowling Green Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Parker-bennett-curry School is Childrens Crisis Stabilization Unit (0.5 miles away)
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