W R Mcneill Elementary School

1800 Creason Drive
Bowling Green, KY 42101
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
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Top 5%
Serving 422 students in grades Kindergarten-5, W R Mcneill Elementary School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 30%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 422 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • : Top 5% in KY
  • : 55-59% (Top 5%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

W R Mcneill Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

W R Mcneill Elementary School's student population of 422 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
422 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

W R Mcneill Elementary School ranks within the top 5% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of W R Mcneill Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (KY)
#57 out of 1230 schools
(Top 5%)
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55-59%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of W R Mcneill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
55-59%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of W R Mcneill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
10%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
17%
11%
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White
59%
74%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.61
This chart display the diversity score of W R Mcneill Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in W R Mcneill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is W R Mcneill Elementary School's ranking?
W R Mcneill Elementary School is ranked #57 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Kentucky.
What schools are W R Mcneill Elementary School often compared to?
W R Mcneill Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Potter Gray Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
How many students attend W R Mcneill Elementary School?
422 students attend W R Mcneill Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
59% of W R Mcneill Elementary School students are White, 17% of students are Black, 10% of students are Asian, 8% of students are Hispanic, and 6% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of W R Mcneill Elementary School?
W R Mcneill Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does W R Mcneill Elementary School offer ?
W R Mcneill Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is W R Mcneill Elementary School part of?
W R Mcneill Elementary School is part of Bowling Green Independent School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 422 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • : Top 5%
  • : 55-59% (Top 5%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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