James Bowie Middle School

Tel: (281)327-6200
  • James Bowie Middle School serves 1,151 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • James Bowie Middle School operates within the Fort Bend Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1151 students has grown by 36% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 55% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,151 students
James Bowie Middle School Total Students (2012-2016)
Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
James Bowie Middle School Total Teachers (2012-2016)
Students by GradeJames Bowie Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.76 is more than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
James Bowie Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2012-2016)
Asian
19%
4%
James Bowie Middle School Asian Students (2012-2016)
Hispanic
23%
52%
James Bowie Middle School Black Students (2012-2016)
Black
21%
13%
James Bowie Middle School Black Students (2012-2016)
White
34%
29%
James Bowie Middle School White Students (2012-2016)
Two or more races
3%
2%
James Bowie Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsJames Bowie Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.760.63
James Bowie Middle School Diversity Score (2012-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
53%
James Bowie Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
James Bowie Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2016)

District Comparison

  • Fort Bend Independent School District's student population of 73,115 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,977 in this district is less than the state average of $10,798. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,092 is less than the state average of $11,112. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District NameFort Bend Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
78
3
Number of Students Managed73,115832
Fort Bend Independent School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$625 MM$9 MM
Fort Bend Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$702 MM$9 MM
Fort Bend Independent School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,977$10,798
Fort Bend Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$10,092$11,112
Fort Bend Independent School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Did You Know?
Texas public schools have a diversity score of 0.63, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Texas is Harmony Science Academy (austin) School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.