Bowmar Avenue School
Bowmar Avenue School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
- Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
- Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 20%)
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 1%)
Bowmar Avenue School's student population of 386 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
|School Type||Magnet School|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-6|
|Total Students||386 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||20 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Bowmar Avenue School is ranked within the top 10% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Bowmar Avenue School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (MS)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#81 out of 825 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||19:1||16:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Vicksburg Warren School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Bowmar Avenue School is Vicksburg High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Vicksburg Junior High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beechwood Elementary School (3.8 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Vicksburg Vicksburg Junior High School Grades: 7-8 | 474 students
1533 Baldwin Ferry Road
Vicksburg, MS 39180
(601) 636-1966 1 7-8 474
- Vicksburg Warren Central Junior High School Grades: 7-8 | 696 students
1630 Baldwin Ferry Road
Vicksburg, MS 39180
(601) 638-3981 1.1 7-8 696
- Vicksburg Grove Street Academies
1315 Grove St
Vicksburg, MS 39183
(601) 636-2539 1.3 n/a n/a
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