John Bowne High School

John Bowne High School serves 3,625 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 53%.
John Bowne High School operates within the New York City School District.

Overview

The student population of 3625 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 185 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,625 students
John Bowne High School Total Students (2006-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 185 teachers
John Bowne High School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2013)
Students by Grade John Bowne High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 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 20:1 13:1
John Bowne High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
John Bowne High School American Indian (2009-2012)
Asian
32%
8%
John Bowne High School Asian (2006-2013)
Hispanic
42%
24%
John Bowne High School Hispanic (2006-2013)
Black
20%
19%
John Bowne High School Black (2006-2013)
White
5%
47%
John Bowne High School White (2006-2013)
All Ethnic Groups John Bowne High School Sch Ethnicity John Bowne 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.
0.69 0.36
John Bowne High School Diversity Score (2006-2013)
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.
5%
41%
John Bowne High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2013)
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.
1%
7%
John Bowne High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,613 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
3
Number of Students Managed 35,613 1,015
Graduation Rate n/a% 86%
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is North Queens Community High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Junior High School 217 Robert A Van Wyck (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 164 Queens Valley (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • FlushingNorth Queens Community High School
    14125 77th Rd
    FlushingNY 11367
    (718)380-1650
    0.2 mi | 198 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • FlushingP.S. 164 Queens Valley
    13801 77th Ave
    FlushingNY 11367
    (718)544-1083
    0.4 mi | 631 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • JamaicaJunior High School 217 Robert A Van Wyck
    8505 144th St
    JamaicaNY 11435
    (718)657-1120
    0.6 mi | 1711 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Fresh MeadowsI.S. 250 The Robert F Kennedy Community Middle School
    15840 76th Rd
    Fresh MeadowsNY 11366
    (718)591-9000
    0.6 mi | 344 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Fresh MeadowsP.S. 255
    Special Education School
    15840 76th Rd
    Fresh MeadowsNY 11366
    (718)380-1247
    Special Education School

    0.6 mi | 416 students | Gr. PK-7                      

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