Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Amarillo ISD: B

Total students

815

Avg. teacher experience

9.6 years

Amarillo ISD: 12.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 91.2%

Statewide: 90%

Bowie Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Amarillo, TX, in the Amarillo ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 815 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 60.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 11.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $55,809, which is $1,282 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

bowieamaisd.sharpschool.com/

Address

3001 E 12th
Amarillo, TX 79104-2598

Office phone number

(806) 326-3200

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bowie Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 16. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 16.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

815

African American

25 (3.1%)

Amarillo ISD: 10.5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

4 (0.5%)

Amarillo ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

10 (1.2%)

Amarillo ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

636 (78%)

Amarillo ISD: 46.3%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

130 (16%)

Amarillo ISD: 34.3%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

10 (1.2%)

Amarillo ISD: 3%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

3.1%

American Indian

0.5%

Asian

1.2%

Hispanic

78.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

16.0%

Two or more races

1.2%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

60.4 %

Amarillo ISD: 49.7%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

84.3 %

Amarillo ISD: 68.1%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

11.8 %

Amarillo ISD: 15.5%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

60.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

84.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

11.8%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

11.8 %

Amarillo ISD: 15.6%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

67.4 %

Amarillo ISD: 29.6%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

6.7 %

Amarillo ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

15.3 %

Amarillo ISD: 12.6%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

11.8%

Career and technical

67.4%

Gifted and talented

6.7%

Special education

15.3%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

B

Amarillo ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Amarillo ISD: B

School progress

B

Amarillo ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Amarillo ISD: B

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE).

Total teacher FTEs

52.5

African American

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

1 (1.9%)

Amarillo ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

13 (24.7%)

Amarillo ISD: 15.5%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

1 (1.9%)

Amarillo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

37.5 (71.4%)

Amarillo ISD: 80.2%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0.1 (0.1%)

Amarillo ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

41.5 (78.9%)

Amarillo ISD: 82%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

11.1 (21.1%)

Amarillo ISD: 16.4%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

15.5

Amarillo ISD: 14.5

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

9.6 years

Amarillo ISD: 12.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$55,809

Amarillo ISD: $57,403

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$45,180

Amarillo ISD: $45,327

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$52,699

Amarillo ISD: $52,780

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$55,277

Amarillo ISD: $56,428

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$58,439

Amarillo ISD: $58,885

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$64,082

Amarillo ISD: $64,900

Statewide: $65,449

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