Bowie Elementary School

  • Bowie Elementary School serves 242 students in grades 1-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 83%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 88%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Bowie Elementary School's student population of 242 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-2
Total Students242 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bowie Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bowie Elementary School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)85-89%
83%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)80-84%
88%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
52%
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Black
9%
13%
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White
69%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.510.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSulphur Springs Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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