Bowie J High School

5/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
4
Grades
6-8
Students
365
Type
Public
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Reading
79%
State avg 74%
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Math
80%
State avg 72%
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Writing
70%
State avg 70%
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2/10
Student progress

Very concerning:

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

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

Very low progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point and falling even farther behind their peers.

Very low progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills but that the school is not contributing to student learning as much as other schools in the state.

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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to improve its programs.

Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
Two or more races
Asian
Black
American Indian/Alaska Native
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
391 :1
State avg: 489 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
15%
State avg: 14%
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Neighborhood
501 East Tarrant Street
Bowie, TX 76230
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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