Bowling Green High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1801 Rockingham Lane
Bowling Green, KY 42104
Phone
(270) 746-2300
District
BOWLING GREEN INDEPENDENT
County
WARREN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1246
Classroom Teachers
77

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Kentucky

8

(10 is best)

Better than 70.9% of KY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 50 48
Proficiency in Reading 58 56
Proficiency in Math 42 39

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.23
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.46
AVG FOR STATE 16.27
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 341 27.4%
Grade 10 332 26.6%
Grade 11 280 22.5%
Grade 12 292 23.4%
Total 1246 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 59.3% 58.0% 80.2%
Black 19.6% 19.1% 11.1%
Hispanic 15.8% 17.3% 6.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.7% 5.0% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.6% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 49.7% 58.4% 58.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.5% 54.8% 53.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.2% 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%