Fowler Junior High School

Fowler Junior High School serves 64 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Fowler Junior High School operates within the Fowler No. R4j School District.

Overview

The student population of 64 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 64 students
Fowler Junior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 60% Male / 40%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Fowler Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Fowler Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.76. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Fowler Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Fowler Junior High School Asian (1988-1990)
Hispanic
17%
32%
Fowler Junior High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Fowler Junior High School Black (1997-2009)
White
79%
56%
Fowler Junior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Fowler Junior High School Sch Ethnicity Fowler Junior High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.35 0.76
Fowler Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
31%
34%
Fowler Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
20%
7%
Fowler Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 407 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Fowler No. R4j School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 407 537
Fowler   No. R4j School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $4 MM n/a
Fowler   No. R4j School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $4 MM n/a
Fowler   No. R4j School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,770 $0
Fowler   No. R4j School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,096 $0
Fowler   No. R4j School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fowler High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Crowley County Ward Middle School (16.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fowler Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fowler Fowler Elementary School
    601 West Grant
    Fowler , CO , 80139
    (719)263-4364
    0.1  mi  |  230  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Fowler Fowler High School
    600 West Grant
    Fowler , CO , 81039
    (719)263-4279
    0.1  mi  |  113  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Manzanola Manzanola Elementary School
    200 South Canal St
    Manzanola , CO , 81058
    (719)462-5578
    8.8  mi  |  91  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Manzanola Manzanola Junior-senior High School
    301 South Catalpa
    Manzanola , CO , 81058
    (719)462-5528
    8.9  mi  |  72  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Ordway Crowley County High School
    602 Main
    Ordway , CO , 81063
    (719)267-3582
    16.1  mi  |  139  students  |  Gr.  9-12

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Why Students and Schools Benefit from Foreign Language Programs
Why Students and Schools Benefit from Foreign Language Programs
It’s clear there is currently a gap in language education. As of 2008, only 18.5% of K-12 students were enrolled in a foreign language class. Ask the experts and they all agree— schools with robust foreign language programs can bring students to the next level.
Parent-Teacher Conferences: Parents’ How-To Guide
Communicating early and often with your child’s teacher is an important aspect of ensuring your child has the best possible education. Yet, sometimes parent-teacher conferences can be stressful for a variety of factors. In this article we provide a how-to guide for making the most out of your parent-teacher conference experience.
The Parents’ Guide to Common Core
The Common Core State Standards were developed as a means to prepare K-12 students for success in college or the workforce upon graduation from high school. Since their inception, they have been adopted by 43 states. While much support has been given for the standards, many criticisms have emerged as well.
Did You Know?
Otero County, CO public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.52, which is lower than the Colorado average of 0.76. The most diverse school district in Otero County is Cheraw, School District No. 31, In The County Of Otero And S School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Colorado or national school diversity statistics.