Bowman Elementary School

10/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
9
Grades
K-5
Students
573
Type
Public
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Academics
10/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
English
87%
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Math
88%
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Science
78%
State avg 54%
10/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.

Parent tip:

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
Environment
Students
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White
Asian
Two or more races
Black
Hispanic
American Indian/Alaska Native
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
11 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Students per counselor
175 :1
State avg: 357 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
37%
State avg: 14%
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9 Reviews
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Neighborhood
9 Philip Road
Lexington, MA 02421
Mary Anton-Oldenburg - School leader
(781) 861-2315
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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