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Purple Meals Bus

BGISD will offer summer meals June 5 - August 4, Monday through Friday (closed July 4). Dishman McGinnis and Parker-Bennett-Curry will serve breakfast and lunch. The Purple Bus and Meal Vans will deliver to sites around the district.

Summer Meals Schedule

Cap toss graduation 2023

Congratulations Class of 2023!

BGJHS students performing traditional Zomi dances

Bowling Green Junior High held the first ever Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Celebration on Monday, May 22nd.

BGJHS has students with cultural heritage from India, Myanmar (with many different ethnic groups including Chin, Karen, Rohingya, Zo, and Zomi), Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, China, South Korea, Taiwan, and Pohnpei, Micronesia.

Presentations included BGJHS students performing traditional Zomi dances. 

QuaverMusic’s “Journey into Outer Space” by McNeill Primary Students

McNeill Elementary's Primary Musical:

QuaverMusic’s “Journey into Outer Space”

Directed by Ms. Michele Steiner

Medical Arts Academy Pinning Ceremony 2023

Thirty-six future medical professionals received Phlebotomy Technician and State Registered Nurse Aide pins in the first BGHS Medical Arts Pinning Ceremony, held Tuesday, May 16, 2023.

The BGHS Medical Arts Academy has 179 current students enrolled, having earned or pursuing certifications in phlebotomy, state registered nurses aide, EMT, and dental assistant.



Jordan Pocasangre after signing his internship contract with Scotty's

BGHS Juniors Jordan Pocasangre, Joel Morfin, and John Diaz, Jr. signed contracts for on-the-job learning with Scotty’s Contracting and Stone, at a signing ceremony held at the Warren County Area Technology Center on May 2, 2023.

The three students are enrolled in the Heavy Machinery program at the ATC and each have the opportunity to work with Scotty’s full time through the summer, and up to 20 hours per week as seniors next school year. While they will not operate equipment as part of the internship, if successful, they will have employment opportunities with Scotty's after graduation.

This program was developed through a partnership with BGHS, WCPS, SKYCTC, KY Career Center, SCKWB, and the Bowling Green Area Chamber.


Pictured is Jordan Pocasangre after signing his internship contract.

Best Communities for Music Education by the Namm Foundation

BGISD has received designation as one of the Best Communities for Music Education from The NAMM Foundation. The district is among six Kentucky School Districts to receive the recognition for outstanding commitment to music education.

News & Announcements

Nominations for the BGHS Hall of Honor Class of 2023 will be accepted until August 1, 2023. The Bowling Green High School Hall of Honor was established to recognize the outstanding character, achievements, and contributions of BGHS graduates.  A distinguished honoree demonstrates the district motto of “Excellence Is Worth The Effort” in their professional careers, civic endeavors, and personal relationships.

More info and nomination forms

Read More about Now Accepting Nominations for the Hall of Honor

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By the Numbers


Students enrolled in Preschool - 12th Grades


Languages spoken



Free meals for students through Community Eligibility Provision


All students have their own Chromebook devices


Varsity Sports Offered at BGHS


Advanced Placement courses offered at BGHS


The school is located in the downtown area of Bowling Green, Kentucky and is approximately seven square miles.