Bowe

  • Bowe serves 478 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bowe placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Bowe's student population of 478 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students478 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Bowe
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bowe is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Bowe is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#1251 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bowe and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
56%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bowe and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bowe and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
32%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bowe and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Bowe and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bowe. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.580.59
This chart display the diversity score of Bowe and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bowe and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bowe and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChicopee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Bowe is Chicopee Academy (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicopee Chicopee Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 82 students
    0.9 miles
    12 Dare Way
    Chicopee, MA 01020
    (413) 594-3449
    0.9 6-12 82
  • Springfield Glenwood
    Grades: K-5 | 298 students
    1.1 miles
    50 Morrison Terrace
    Springfield, MA 01104
    (413) 787-7527
    1.1 K-5 298
  • Chicopee Chicopee High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 950 students
    1.3 miles
    820 Front Street
    Chicopee, MA 01020
    (413) 594-3437
    1.3 9-12 950
  • West Springfield 21st Century Skills Academy
    Grades: 12 | 8 students
    1.4 miles
    174 Brush Hill Avenue
    West Springfield, MA 01089
    (413) 735-2200
    1.4 12 8
  • Springfield Brightwood
    Grades: K-5 | 317 students
    1.4 miles
    471 Plainfield Street
    Springfield, MA 01107
    (413) 787-7238
    1.4 K-5 317

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