PROFICIENCY 48% 34% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #85 of 91 in EL PASO ISD
  • Ranked #188 of 205 in El Paso
  • Ranked #7374 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
85%El Paso

Bowie High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "EL PASO ISD" in El Paso, TX. There are a total of 1,205 students and 80 teachers at Bowie High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 1,028 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Bowie High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 47.5%, which is 34% lower than the Texas average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch1028
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Bowie High School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School54%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School41%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Bowie High School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 0.3% 10.4% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 0.3% 4.0% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 0.2% 1.1% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 99.0% 82.7% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.2% 1.3% 2.1% 3.1%

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El Paso demographics profile

StatisticEl PasoTexasNational
Population density (sq mi)2,6359791
Median age32.634.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%56%55%
Speak English30%65%79%
Speak Spanish68%30%13%

Education level achieved in El Paso

IndexEl PasoTexasNational
Completed 8th grade74.8%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school73.2%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college54.5%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree31.1%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors23.6%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters7.4%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.9%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Bowie High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.