William H. Natcher Elementary School

1434 Cave Mill Rd
Bowling Green, KY 42104
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 694 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, William H. Natcher Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 694 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • : Bottom 50% in KY
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

William H. Natcher Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

William H. Natcher Elementary School's student population of 694 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
694 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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School Rankings

William H. Natcher Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of William H. Natcher Elementary School is 0.70, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
#791 out of 1230 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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20%
30%
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38%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
34%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
8%
11%
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White
42%
74%
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Hawaiian
2%
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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0.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is William H. Natcher Elementary School's ranking?
William H. Natcher Elementary School is ranked #791 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
What schools are William H. Natcher Elementary School often compared to?
William H. Natcher Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Cumberland Trace Elementary School, Briarwood Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 38% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
How many students attend William H. Natcher Elementary School?
694 students attend William H. Natcher Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
42% of William H. Natcher Elementary School students are White, 34% of students are Asian, 8% of students are Black, 8% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of William H. Natcher Elementary School?
William H. Natcher Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does William H. Natcher Elementary School offer ?
William H. Natcher Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is William H. Natcher Elementary School part of?
William H. Natcher Elementary School is part of Warren County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 694 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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