Potter Gray Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

School Overview

Address
610 Wakefield Dr.
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Phone
(270) 746-2280
District
BOWLING GREEN INDEPENDENT
County
WARREN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
448
Classroom Teachers
26

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Kentucky

10

(10 is best)

Better than 91.8% of KY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Potter Gray Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 75 53
Proficiency in Reading 77 56
Proficiency in Math 72 51

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 65 49
Proficiency in Reading 67 50
Proficiency in Math 62 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 53
Proficiency in Reading 82 57
Proficiency in Math 57 49

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.51
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.46
AVG FOR STATE 16.27
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 67 15.0%
Grade 1 83 18.5%
Grade 2 61 13.6%
Grade 3 69 15.4%
Grade 4 89 19.9%
Grade 5 79 17.6%
Total 448 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.5% 58.0% 80.2%
Black 5.6% 19.1% 11.1%
Hispanic 3.3% 17.3% 6.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.1% 5.0% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.6% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 25.2% 58.4% 58.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.8% 54.8% 53.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.5% 3.6% 4.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 28,402 4,454,189
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,638.2 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.6% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 28.1% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 40.2% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 16.2% 26.8%
65 OR OLDER 11.9% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,465 1,724,514
Single Parent Households With Children 9.9% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 83.9% 85.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.4% 23.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.8% 6.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 6.6% 11.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 6.5% 11.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.6% 17.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.0% 19.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 21.6% 17.3%
$15,000 or less 22.9% 15.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,260 $25,666,000 57.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $408 $1,672,800 3.7%
Staff $382 $1,566,200 3.5%
General Administration $249 $1,020,900 2.3%
School Administration $475 $1,947,500 4.3%
Operation $1,179 $4,833,900 10.7%
Transportation $419 $1,717,900 3.8%
Other $221 $906,100 2.0%
Total Support $3,333 $13,665,300 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,377 $5,645,700 12.6%
Total Expenditures $10,970 $44,977,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,728 $3,917,978,852 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $476 $325,850,921 4.2%
Staff $559 $382,136,826 4.9%
General Administration $234 $160,176,457 2.1%
School Administration $576 $393,653,905 5.1%
Operation $863 $590,407,958 7.6%
Transportation $577 $394,390,932 5.1%
Other $261 $178,867,837 2.3%
Total Support $3,546 $2,425,396,623 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,109 $1,442,871,957 18.5%
Total Expenditures $11,383 $7,786,231,836 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%