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
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 185 teachers
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
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
32%
8%
Hispanic
42%
24%
Black
20%
19%
White
5%
47%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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%
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%

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 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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  • FlushingHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Queens College School For Math, Science & Technolo
    14820 Reeves Ave
    FlushingNY 11367
    (718)461-7462
    0.2 mi | 493 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • FlushingP.S. 219 Paul Klapper
    14439 Gravett Rd
    FlushingNY 11367
    (718)793-2130
    0.3 mi | 623 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • FlushingTownsend Harris High School
    14911 Melbourne Ave
    FlushingNY 11367
    (718)575-5580
    0.4 mi | 1116 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • FlushingP.S. 120
    5801 136th St
    FlushingNY 11355
    (718)359-3390
    0.5 mi | 971 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • FlushingP.S. 201 The Discovery School For Inquiry And Resear
    6511 155th St
    FlushingNY 11367
    (718)359-0620
    0.6 mi | 463 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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