Bowman Middle School

2501 Jupiter Rd
Plano, TX 75074
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Bowman Middle School serves 994 students in grades 6-8.
Bowman Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Bowman Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Bowman Middle School's student population of 994 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students994 students
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Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
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School Comparison

Bowman Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Bowman Middle School is 0.65, which is more 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#3480 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
4%
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Hispanic
53%
52%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
19%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.650.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlano Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bowman Middle School is Night School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Allan K & Carolyn H Bird Education Center (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Memorial Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Plano Memorial Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 510 students
    0.2 miles
    2200 Laurel Ln
    Plano, TX 75074
    (469) 752-2500
    0.2 PK-5 510
  • Plano Head Start Alternative School
    Grades: PK | 146 students
    0.7 miles
    1600 Rigsbee Dr
    Plano, TX 75074
    (469) 752-7160
    0.7 PK 146
  • Plano Meadows Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 483 students
    0.7 miles
    2800 18th St
    Plano, TX 75074
    (469) 752-2400
    0.7 K-5 483
  • Plano Barron Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 394 students
    0.8 miles
    3300 Ave P
    Plano, TX 75074
    (469) 752-0200
    0.8 K-5 394
  • Plano Night School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.9 miles
    2700 W 15th
    Plano, TX 75075
    (469) 752-5795
    0.9 9-12 n/a

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