School Details

Parker-Bennett-Curry School

165 Webb Dr, Bowling Green, KY 42101
(270) 746-2270
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 450 students 18 students/teacher (KY avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

9%
33%
46%
24%
53%
54%

Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (KPREP)

Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2013-2014, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.
  • This school in 2011
  • Bowling Green Ind School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

15%
55%
52%
15%
46%
49%
13%
52%
54%
26%
65%
71%

Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (KPREP)

Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2013-2014, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.
  • This school in 2011
  • Bowling Green Ind School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

29%
54%
53%
35%
57%
56%
45%
61%
58%
26%
44%
39%

Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (KPREP)

Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2013-2014, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.
  • This school in 2011
  • Bowling Green Ind School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

57%
71%
46%
52%
73%
66%
22%
62%
71%
64%
41%
60%
42%
63%
41%

Kentucky Core Content Tests (KCCT)

In 2010-2011 Kentucky used the Kentucky Core Content Tests (KCCT) to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 through 12 in reading, social studies, science, writing, and math. The Elementary School results displayed on GreatSchools profiles are for grades 3 through 5 combined for each subject. Middle School results are for grades 6 though 8 combined, and High School results are for grades 10 though 12 combined. The KCCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2011
  • Bowling Green Ind School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Parker-Bennett-Curry School is a public elementary school in Bowling Green. 450 students go to Parker-Bennett-Curry School and identify primarily as Asian/Pacific Islander; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 98% of the 450 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Parker-Bennett-Curry School is 18:1. St Joseph Interparochial School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 3%
Black, non-Hispanic 39% 19%
Hispanic 33% 12%
Asian 3% %
White, non-Hispanic 21% 62%
Multiracial 2% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 98% 56%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (7 years ago)

    My children recently transfered to this school and they made it a very easy transition.

  • (8 years ago)

    This school has really had a positive impact in my children's life this is a school that really cares about our children's learning.thanks to all staff members at PBC for all of your hard work

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

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