Bowling Green Junior High School

Serves grades 6 - 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (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
973
Classroom Teachers
56

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Kentucky

7

(10 is best)

Better than 60.4% of KY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(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 52 53
Proficiency in Reading 59 59
Proficiency in Math 45 47

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 52
Proficiency in Reading 57 57
Proficiency in Math 49 47

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 54
Proficiency in Reading 60 63
Proficiency in Math 60.6 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.32
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.65
AVG FOR STATE 16.20
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 353 36.3%
Grade 7 301 30.9%
Grade 8 319 32.8%
Total 973 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 55.5% 54.9% 79.2%
Black 20.3% 21.1% 11.1%
Hispanic 17.4% 17.4% 7.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.7% 5.6% 1.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 1.0% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 53.5% 58.1% 56.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 50.1% 54.8% 53.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.5% 3.3% 3.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 28,687 4,468,402
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,674.7 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.9% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 28.0% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 40.8% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 15.9% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 11.4% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,457 1,728,681
Single Parent Households With Children 10.1% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.1% 85.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.2% 23.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.1% 7.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.2% 11.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.2% 11.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.0% 17.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.1% 19.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 21.6% 17.0%
$15,000 or less 21.8% 14.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,059 $25,393,269 56.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $385 $1,613,535 3.6%
Staff $509 $2,133,219 4.7%
General Administration $323 $1,353,693 3.0%
School Administration $478 $2,003,298 4.4%
Operation $1,147 $4,807,077 10.6%
Transportation $427 $1,789,557 3.9%
Other $223 $934,593 2.1%
Total Support $3,492 $14,634,972 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,264 $5,297,424 11.7%
Total Expenditures $10,815 $45,325,665 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,847 $3,963,026,728 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $498 $337,332,077 4.2%
Staff $584 $395,896,631 5.0%
General Administration $239 $162,030,029 2.0%
School Administration $593 $402,258,524 5.1%
Operation $899 $609,404,739 7.7%
Transportation $603 $408,841,839 5.1%
Other $275 $186,408,881 2.3%
Total Support $3,691 $2,501,953,269 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,194 $1,486,960,078 18.7%
Total Expenditures $11,732 $7,951,878,549 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%