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Potter Gray Elementary National Blue Ribbon Celebration

Potter Gray Elementary celebrated their 2023 National Blue Ribbon School Award with a special ceremony on December 6, 2023. 

The students and employees, all dressed in bright blue, were joined by former staff members and elected officials to hear remarks from Principal Keith Brown, Dr. GlyptusAnn Grider Jones, Awards & Recognitions Information Officer with the Kentucky Department of Education, and Superintendent Gary Fields.

2023 is the second time Potter Gray has received the Blue Ribbon Award; the first was in 2009. Banners and plaques from 2009 and 2023 are now proudly displayed in the halls of PGES.

BGHS Purples Football State Champions


Purples beat Cooper High School 28-14 at Kroger Field in Lexington on December 2, 2023.


Photo shared by Patrick Carey, WNKY

Annual Talent Show at Teranga Academy

TERANGA IDOL 2023: Students share their talents, build confidence, and practice English on the big stage at the annual talent show.

Pop art created by elementary students at the GT Art Workshop

Student-created pop art inspired by Artist Keith Haring. Students completed several of the art projects at the November GT Art Workshop, hosted by Parker-Bennett-Curry.

Robin Hood's Bad Day presented by BGJHS
Bowling Green Junior High presents “Robin Hood's Bad Day. “ which follows Robin Hood as he works to train new recruits. One prospect, Carl, formerly known as the Big Bad Wolf, needs to refresh his image among the fairy tale characters. 

BGJHS will perform two shows open to the public: Friday, November 10, at 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, November 11, at 1:00 p.m. in the BGJHS auditorium. Tickets are $5 each.
Signing Day: Reed Richey, Reese Lowery, Maggie Morris, and Ben Davenport



Congratulations to student athletes Reed Richey, Reese Lowery, Maggie Morris, and Ben Davenport, signing their Letters of Intent to play collegiate athletics.

Reed Richey will play golf at WKU, Reese Lowery will play soccer at the University of Illinois Springfield, Maggie Morris signed to play soccer at WKU, and Ben Davenport, golf at Bellarmine University.

Sheep eye dissection in 4th grade science

SCIENCE: Students will analyze the structure and function of eyes.

Sheep eye DISSECTION DAY in Ms. Kylee Wall's 4th grade science classes at Dishman McGinnis Elementary.

BGJHS at SCK LAUNCH Experience

Bowling Green Junior High 8th graders attended the annual SCK LAUNCH Experience on October 27th, a hands-on career expo with interactive exhibits from 52 local businesses. 

Thanks to the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce, local businesses, and volunteers for making this event possible.

Lunch at McNeill Elementary

What’s for breakfast? What’s for lunch?

Menus for all schools are available at This includes options to build a meal, choose dietary preferences, and filter by allergens. Language translation is also available.

For quick access, download the MySchoolMenus app from the Apple App Store or Google Play.

The first electric bus parked in front of BGHS.

Introducing... the first electric school bus in BGISD.

The Bowling Green Independent School District is one of ten Kentucky districts to receive funding from the EPA to replace aging buses with clean, zero emission models. Blue Bird Corporation is supplying 13 buses, and BGISD partnered locally with BGMU and Dotson Electric to install eight charging stations.

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