Thea Bowman Leadership Academy School District

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For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public charter school serving 1,097 students in Thea Bowman Leadership Academy School District. The top ranked public charter school in Thea Bowman Leadership Academy School District is Thea Bowman Leadership Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public charter school in Thea Bowman Leadership Academy School District have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the Indiana public charter school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average charter testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public charter schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Indiana public charter school average of 59% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameThea Bowman Leadership Academy School District
School District Websitehttp://www.theabowmanacademy.org
School District Phone Number(219) 883-4826
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools1 School99 Schools
# of Students1,097 Students47,041 Students
# of Teachers77 Teachers2,156 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:122:1

District Comparison

Thea Bowman Leadership Academy School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 79 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#343 out of 373 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Thea Bowman Leadership Academy  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Thea Bowman Leadership Academy  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Thea Bowman Leadership Academy  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-84%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Thea Bowman Leadership Academy  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.090.66
# of American Indian Studentsn/a123 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students1 Student651 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students34 Students6,066 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
13%
# of Black Students1,045 Students18,543 Students
% Black Students
95%
39%
# of White Students3 Students19,269 Students
% White Students
n/a
41%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a31 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students14 Students2,406 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:703,031
# of Students in 1st Grade:692,963
# of Students in 2nd Grade:792,807
# of Students in 3rd Grade:712,878
# of Students in 4th Grade:932,635
# of Students in 5th Grade:852,514
# of Students in 6th Grade:742,629
# of Students in 7th Grade:762,953
# of Students in 8th Grade:793,441
# of Students in 9th Grade:993,227
# of Students in 10th Grade:1063,621
# of Students in 11th Grade:1026,113
# of Students in 12th Grade:948,017
# of Ungraded Students: - 212

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $10,780 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,838. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,832 is less than the state median of $10,933. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IN)
Total Revenue$12 MM$16 MM
This chart display total revenue of Thea Bowman Leadership Academy  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$11 MM$15 MM
This chart display total spending of Thea Bowman Leadership Academy  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,780$11,838
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Thea Bowman Leadership Academy  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,832$10,933
This chart display average spending per public school student in Thea Bowman Leadership Academy  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Thea Bowman Leadership Academy School District Public Charter Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Thea Bowman Leadership Academy Charter School
    Math: 22% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    975 W 6th Ave
    Gary, IN 46402
    (219) 883-4826

    Grades: K-12 | 1,097 student
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