PROFICIENCY 92% 28% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #15 of 130 in AUSTIN ISD
  • Ranked #35 of 240 in Austin
  • Ranked #447 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
70%AUSTIN ISD
87%Austin
72%Texas

Bowie High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "AUSTIN ISD" in Austin, TX. There are a total of 2,871 students and 161 teachers at Bowie High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 308 free lunch students and 100 reduced lunch students.

Bowie High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 92.0%, which is 28% higher than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2871
Teachers161.4
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch308
Reduced lunch100

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment706
Taking some courses484
Taking some courses (not tests)220
Passing some courses397
Passing no courses68

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 706 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 484 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All93%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School93%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All91%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School91%

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

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 51.2% 25.5% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 3.6% 7.9% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 5.4% 3.5% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 35.0% 60.1% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.4% 2.6% 2.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Kiker Elementary School97%1.4Austin, TX
Cowan Elementary School92%1.5Austin, TX
Kocurek Elementary School72%1.6Austin, TX
Boone Elementary School90%1.6Austin, TX
Bailey M S86%1.8Shady Hollow, TX
Mills Elementary School94%2.0Austin, TX
Covington M S68%2.3Austin, TX
Baranoff Elementary School93%2.3Austin, TX
Casey Elementary School76%2.7Austin, TX
Gorzycki Middle School96%2.9Austin, TX
Clayton Elementary School97%2.9Austin, TX
Tnc Campus (texas Neurorehabilitation Center)41%3.1Austin, TX

Austin demographics profile

StatisticAustinTexasNational
Population907,77926,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,8309791
Median age32.434.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%56%55%
Speak English68%65%79%
Speak Spanish24%30%13%

Education level achieved in Austin

IndexAustinTexasNational
Completed 8th grade86.2%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school85.3%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college71.6%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree52.8%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors47.7%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters17.5%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.3%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.3%1.1%1.3%
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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.