Bowling Green Junior High School

Serves grades 5 - 8

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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.

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School Overview

Address
900 Campbell Ln
Bowling Green, KY 42104
Phone
(270) 746-2290
District
BOWLING GREEN INDEPENDENT
County
WARREN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
921
Classroom Teachers
55

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Kentucky

8

(10 is best)

Better than 78.2% of KY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Bowling Green Junior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 68
Proficiency in Reading 56 72
Proficiency in Math 54 65

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 62
Proficiency in Reading 65 66
Proficiency in Math 57 58

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 65
Proficiency in Reading 67 68
Proficiency in Math 76.6 61

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.80
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.03
AVG FOR STATE 16.39
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 317 34.4%
Grade 7 299 32.5%
Grade 8 305 33.1%
Total 921 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 60.0% 58.6% 81.1%
Black 17.7% 19.8% 11.0%
Hispanic 16.0% 16.6% 6.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.2% 4.9% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1% 0.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 58.6% 59.0% 59.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.9% 54.8% 54.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 4.3% 5.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 27,332 4,454,189
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,501.1 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.2% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 28.4% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 39.0% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 15.9% 26.8%
65 OR OLDER 12.5% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,275 1,724,514
Single Parent Households With Children 8.9% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 83.6% 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 3.2% 6.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 5.4% 11.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.8% 11.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.9% 17.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.8% 19.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 22.7% 17.3%
$15,000 or less 24.2% 15.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,791 $23,511,460 45.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $274 $1,112,440 2.2%
Staff $320 $1,299,200 2.5%
General Administration $275 $1,116,500 2.2%
School Administration $437 $1,774,220 3.4%
Operation $1,104 $4,482,240 8.7%
Transportation $398 $1,615,880 3.1%
Other $202 $820,120 1.6%
Total Support $3,011 $12,224,660 23.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,933 $15,967,980 30.9%
Total Expenditures $12,735 $51,704,100 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,331 $3,659,948,962 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $437 $299,702,883 4.1%
Staff $516 $354,524,558 4.8%
General Administration $222 $152,187,538 2.1%
School Administration $541 $371,218,226 5.1%
Operation $849 $582,667,123 7.9%
Transportation $604 $414,749,743 5.6%
Other $248 $170,413,703 2.3%
Total Support $3,416 $2,345,506,084 31.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,953 $1,340,737,627 18.3%
Total Expenditures $10,699 $7,346,178,982 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%