Bowie Elementary School

315 W. 5th Street
Bowie, AZ 85605
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Bowie Elementary School serves 39 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Bowie Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Bowie Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Bowie Elementary School's student population of 39 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students39 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

Bowie Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Bowie Elementary School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1855 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:119:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
85%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
13%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.260.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
2%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBowie Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bowie Elementary School is Bowie High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is San Simon School (16.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bowie Bowie High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 22 students
    0.0 miles
    315w. 5th Street
    Bowie, AZ 85605
    (520) 847-2545
    0 9-12 22
  • Bowie Ctd - Bowie High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.0 miles
    315 W. 5th Street
    Bowie, AZ 85605
    (520) 847-2545
    0 9-12 n/a
  • San Simon Ctd - San Simon High School Vocational School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    16.1 miles
    2226 W. Business I-10
    San Simon, AZ 85632
    (520) 845-2275
    16.1 9-12 n/a
  • San Simon San Simon School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 112 students
    16.1 miles
    2226 W. I-10 Business Loop
    San Simon, AZ 85632
    (520) 845-2275
    16.1 K-12 112
  • Willcox Willcox Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 392 students
    20.7 miles
    501 W Delos Street
    Willcox, AZ 85643
    (520) 384-8603
    20.7 PK-4 392

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