John Bowne High School

John Bowne High School serves 3,694 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 54%.
John Bowne High School operates within the New York City Geographic #25 School District.
New York City Geographic #25 School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 3694 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 191 teachers has grown by 29% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,694 students
John Bowne High School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % John Bowne High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 191 teachers
John Bowne High School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade John Bowne High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 14:1
John Bowne High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
31%
9%
John Bowne High School Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
45%
25%
John Bowne High School Black Students (2006-2013)
Black
20%
18%
John Bowne High School Black Students (2006-2013)
White
4%
46%
John Bowne High School White Students (2006-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.67 0.36
John Bowne High School Diversity Score (2006-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
63%
42%
John Bowne High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
5%
John Bowne High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

New York City Geographic #25 School District's student population of 35,810 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #25 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
45
2
Number of Students Managed 35,810 926
New York City Geographic  #25 School District Students Managed (2005-2014)
Graduation Rate 68% 87%
New York City Geographic  #25 School District Graduation Rate (2008-2014)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $30 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $23,859
District Spending / Student n/a $24,841
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Townsend Harris High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East-west School Of International Studies (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Queens College School For Math, Science & Technolo (0.2 miles away)
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    0.4 miles
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    0.5 miles
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