Bowman Charter

13777 Bowman Rd.
Auburn, CA 95603
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Bowman Charter serves 562 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Bowman Charter placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 562 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Bowman Charter ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Bowman Charter's student population of 562 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
562 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Bowman Charter is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Bowman Charter is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#526 out of 3649 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
18%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
71%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
1%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bowman Charter's ranking?
Bowman Charter is ranked #526 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in California.
What schools are Bowman Charter often compared to?
Bowman Charteris often viewed alongside schools like Newcastle Charter by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
53% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 61% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Bowman Charter?
562 students attend Bowman Charter.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of Bowman Charter students are White, 18% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bowman Charter?
Bowman Charter has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Bowman Charter offer ?
Bowman Charter offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Bowman Charter part of?
Bowman Charter is part of Ackerman Charter School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 562 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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