Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School

  • Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School serves 746 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School operates within the Marion School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 746 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 746 students
Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Total Students (2007-2015)
Gender % Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Total Teachers (2007-2015)
Students by Grade Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2015)
Asian
3%
3%
Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Asian Students (2007-2015)
Hispanic
29%
31%
Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
13%
23%
Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Black Students (2007-2015)
White
50%
40%
Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School White Students (2007-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.65 0.46
Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Diversity Score (2007-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
52%
53%
Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

  • Marion School District's student population of 42,433 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,022 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,844 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Marion School District
Number of Schools
Managed
67
22
Number of Students Managed 42,433 10,184
Marion School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $380 MM $122 MM
Marion School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $372 MM $125 MM
Marion School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,022 $12,021
Marion School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,844 $12,230
Marion School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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