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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • 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
1225
Classroom Teachers
76

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Kentucky

6

(10 is best)

Better than 59.6% of KY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 58
Proficiency in Reading 57 66
Proficiency in Math 39 50

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.17
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.03
AVG FOR STATE 16.39
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 339 27.7%
Grade 10 292 23.8%
Grade 11 306 25.0%
Grade 12 287 23.4%
Total 1225 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 59.3% 58.6% 81.1%
Black 21.6% 19.8% 11.0%
Hispanic 14.7% 16.6% 6.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.3% 4.9% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 51.9% 59.0% 59.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 47.8% 54.8% 54.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.1% 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%