Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Bryan ISD: C

Total students

366

Avg. teacher experience

11.8 years

Bryan ISD: 9.9 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Bryan ISD: 89.7%

Statewide: 90.3%

Alton Bowen Elementary School is an elementary school in Bryan, TX, in the Bryan ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 366 students. 56.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 3% 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 C for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $51,761, which is $5,880 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 11.8 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

bowen.bryanisd.org

Address

3870 Copperfield Dr
Bryan, TX 77802-5804

Office phone number

(979) 209-1300

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Alton Bowen Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 06. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 06.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

366

African American

68 (18.6%)

Bryan ISD: 17.9%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Bryan ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

4 (1.1%)

Bryan ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

112 (30.6%)

Bryan ISD: 59.7%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Bryan ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

162 (44.3%)

Bryan ISD: 19.4%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

20 (5.5%)

Bryan ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

18.6%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

1.1%

Hispanic

30.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

44.3%

Two or more races

5.5%

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

56.8 %

Bryan ISD: 72%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

59 %

Bryan ISD: 76.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

3 %

Bryan ISD: 27.4%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

56.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

59.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

3.0%

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 %

Bryan ISD: 29%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

3.6 %

Bryan ISD: 9%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

12 %

Bryan ISD: 13.2%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

3.0%

Gifted and talented

3.6%

Special education

12.0%

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)

C

Bryan ISD: C

Student achievement (2018-2019)

C

Bryan ISD: C

School progress (2018-2019)

B

Bryan ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

Bryan ISD: C

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.

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

5.9 %

Bryan ISD: 7.4%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Bryan ISD: 3.7%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

16 %

Bryan ISD: 9.6%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

Masked

Bryan ISD: 6.3%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

5.3 %

Bryan ISD: 7.2%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Bryan ISD: 0%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

3.5 %

Bryan ISD: 6%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

0 %

Bryan ISD: 10%

Statewide: 6.7%

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

35.2

African American

1 (2.8%)

Bryan ISD: 8.6%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Bryan ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Bryan ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

2 (5.7%)

Bryan ISD: 24.1%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Bryan ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

32.2 (91.5%)

Bryan ISD: 65.5%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Bryan ISD: 0.6%

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%)

Bryan ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

25.9 (73.6%)

Bryan ISD: 71.8%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

9.3 (26.4%)

Bryan ISD: 25.7%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Bryan ISD: 1%

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

10.4

Bryan ISD: 13.1

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

11.8 years

Bryan ISD: 9.9 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

$51,761

Bryan ISD: $51,299

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$46,175

Bryan ISD: $46,571

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$47,506

Bryan ISD: $47,579

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$49,963

Bryan ISD: $49,994

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$54,659

Bryan ISD: $53,763

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$59,475

Bryan ISD: $60,546

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$74,300

Bryan ISD: $70,097

Statewide: $69,974

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