PROFICIENCY 76% 100% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
54%San Mateo-Foster City
77%Foster City
38%California

Bowditch Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "San Mateo-Foster City" in Foster City, CA. There are a total of 998 students and 43 teachers at Bowditch Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 33 free lunch students and 6 reduced lunch students.

Bowditch Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 76.0%, which is 100% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students998
Teachers43.34
Student/Teacher ratio23:1
Free lunch33
Reduced lunch6

 

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 Bowditch Middle 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

GradeProficiency
All73%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
673%
777%
870%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All79%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
675%
781%
881%
High Schooln/a

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.

Bowditch Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 31.2% 29.3% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 1.6% 2.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 48.3% 24.5% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 7.9% 33.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.2% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.0% 2.7% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 9.7% 7.3% 3.1% 3.1%

Foster City demographics profile

StatisticFoster CityCaliforniaNational
Population32,96739,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)8,68525691
Median age40.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)68%52%55%
Speak English49%56%79%
Speak Spanish3%29%13%

Education level achieved in Foster City

IndexFoster CityCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade96.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school95.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college88.5%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree75.5%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors69.4%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters34.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree11.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate6.2%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Bowditch Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.