15b And 16 Estate Mandahl
St Thomas, VI 00802
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Yvonne Bowsky Elementary School serves 276 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Yvonne Bowsky Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virgin Islands for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 91% (which is higher than the Virgin Islands state average of 89%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Virgin Islands state average of 75%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Virgin Islands state level of 11:1.

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School Overview

Yvonne Bowsky Elementary School's student population of 276 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
276 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Yvonne Bowsky Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 25 schools in Virgin Islands (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Yvonne Bowsky Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VI)
Overall Testing Rank
#12 out of 25 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
89%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
1%
Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
94%
77%
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White
n/a
2%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
n/a
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
99%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 276 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in VI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 91% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.12 (Btm 50%)

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