Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Bowie ISD: B

Total students

496

Avg. teacher experience

14.5 years

Bowie ISD: 12.8 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

98.2 %

Bowie ISD: 98.2%

Statewide: 90.3%

Bowie High School is a high school in Bowie, TX, in the Bowie ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 496 students. 55.6% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 3.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of B for the 2018-2019 school year.

In the Class of 2020, 98.2% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 0.2% during the 2019-2020 school year.

The average SAT score at Bowie High School was 949 for 2019-2020 graduates. The average ACT score was 21.3.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $53,612, which is $4,029 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 14.5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.bowieisd.net/

Address

341 E Hwy 287 N
Bowie, TX 76230-3718

Office phone number

(940) 689-2842

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bowie High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 09. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.3 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 09.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

496

African American

5 (1%)

Bowie ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

5 (1%)

Bowie ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

5 (1%)

Bowie ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

80 (16.1%)

Bowie ISD: 18.5%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.4%)

Bowie ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

382 (77%)

Bowie ISD: 74.9%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

17 (3.4%)

Bowie ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

1.0%

American Indian

1.0%

Asian

1.0%

Hispanic

16.1%

Pacific Islander

0.4%

White

77.0%

Two or more races

3.4%

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

55.6 %

Bowie ISD: 56.2%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

41.9 %

Bowie ISD: 50.7%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

3.8 %

Bowie ISD: 7%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

55.6%

Econ. disadvantaged

41.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

3.8%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

3.8 %

Bowie ISD: 6.6%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

11.5 %

Bowie ISD: 7.2%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

13.3 %

Bowie ISD: 13.9%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

3.8%

Gifted and talented

11.5%

Special education

13.3%

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 2020-2021 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 when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

B

Bowie ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

B

Bowie ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

B

Bowie ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

B

Bowie 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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2016-2017 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2021. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

98.2 %

Bowie ISD: 98.2%

Statewide: 90.3%

African American

N/A

Bowie ISD: N/A

Statewide: 87%

American Indian

Masked

Bowie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.3%

Asian

Masked

Bowie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.7%

Hispanic

100 %

Bowie ISD: 100%

Statewide: 88.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Bowie ISD: N/A

Statewide: 89.2%

White

97.7 %

Bowie ISD: 97.7%

Statewide: 94%

Two or more races

Masked

Bowie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.1%

African American

N/A

American Indian

Masked

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

97.7%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2019-2020 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0.2 %

Bowie ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.6%

American Indian

0 %

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

Masked

Bowie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.5%

Asian

Masked

Bowie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 0.3%

Hispanic

0 %

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Bowie ISD: N/A

Statewide: 1.5%

White

0.2 %

Bowie ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.9%

Two or more races

0 %

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.5%

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

8.4 %

Bowie ISD: 6%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

40 %

Bowie ISD: 37.5%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

Masked

Bowie ISD: 12.5%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

Masked

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

9 %

Bowie ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Bowie ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.2%

White

7.8 %

Bowie ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

15.4 %

Bowie ISD: 13.1%

Statewide: 6.7%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2019-2020 school year.

All students

2.2 %

Bowie ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 22%

African American

Masked

Bowie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 13.3%

American Indian

Masked

Bowie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 17.2%

Asian

Masked

Bowie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 59.1%

Hispanic

0 %

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 18.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Bowie ISD: N/A

Statewide: 19.5%

White

2.3 %

Bowie ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 25.4%

Two or more races

11.1 %

Bowie ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 25.8%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2019-2020 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

40 %

Bowie ISD: 40%

Statewide: 59%

African American

N/A

Bowie ISD: N/A

Statewide: 40.4%

American Indian

N/A

Bowie ISD: N/A

Statewide: 57.6%

Asian

N/A

Bowie ISD: N/A

Statewide: 81.2%

Hispanic

N/A

Bowie ISD: N/A

Statewide: 47.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Bowie ISD: N/A

Statewide: 58.9%

White

Masked

Bowie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 69%

Two or more races

Masked

Bowie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 69.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2019-2020, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

949

Bowie ISD: 949

Statewide: 1019

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2019-2020. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

21.3

Bowie ISD: 21.3

Statewide: 20.2

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for students graduating in 2019-2020.

Reading

43.6 %

Bowie ISD: 43.6%

Statewide: 59.7%

Math

21.4 %

Bowie ISD: 21.4%

Statewide: 47.9%

Reading + Math

18.8 %

Bowie ISD: 18.8%

Statewide: 43.2%

Reading

43.6%

Math

21.4%

Reading + Math

18.8%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

37.9

African American

0 (0%)

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (2.6%)

Bowie ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

3.6 (9.4%)

Bowie ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

33.3 (87.9%)

Bowie ISD: 94.4%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

26.7 (70.5%)

Bowie ISD: 85.9%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

11.2 (29.5%)

Bowie ISD: 14.1%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

13.1

Bowie ISD: 13.4

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

14.5 years

Bowie ISD: 12.8 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

$53,612

Bowie ISD: $49,582

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$36,410

Bowie ISD: $36,092

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$37,630

Bowie ISD: $38,337

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$45,928

Bowie ISD: $45,925

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$58,588

Bowie ISD: $55,381

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$59,479

Bowie ISD: $59,431

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$59,290

Bowie ISD: $59,623

Statewide: $69,974

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