Accountability rating

C

Bryan ISD: C

Total students

385

Avg. teacher experience

9.5 years

Bryan ISD: 9.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Bryan ISD: 86.6%

Statewide: 90%

Alton Bowen Elementary School is an elementary school in Bryan, TX, in the Bryan ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 385 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 46.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 5.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $47,234, which is $6,888 less than the state average.

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

Ethnicity

Total students

385

African American

67 (17.4%)

Bryan ISD: 18.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.3%)

Bryan ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

5 (1.3%)

Bryan ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

116 (30.1%)

Bryan ISD: 58.4%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Bryan ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

179 (46.5%)

Bryan ISD: 20.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

17 (4.4%)

Bryan ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

17.4%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

1.3%

Hispanic

30.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

46.5%

Two or more races

4.4%

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

46.2 %

Bryan ISD: 70.1%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

57.1 %

Bryan ISD: 76.8%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

5.2 %

Bryan ISD: 26%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

46.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

57.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

5.2%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

5.2 %

Bryan ISD: 27.1%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Bryan ISD: 24.7%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

5.7 %

Bryan ISD: 10.9%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.8 %

Bryan ISD: 10.3%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

5.2%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

5.7%

Special education

8.8%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Bryan ISD: C

Student achievement

C

Bryan ISD: C

School progress

B

Bryan ISD: B

Closing the gaps

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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

31.8

African American

2 (6.3%)

Bryan ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Bryan ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Bryan ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

2 (6.3%)

Bryan ISD: 23.3%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Bryan ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

27.8 (87.4%)

Bryan ISD: 67.4%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Bryan ISD: 0.7%

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%)

Bryan ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

29.3 (91.9%)

Bryan ISD: 75%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

2.6 (8.1%)

Bryan ISD: 22.8%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Bryan ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

12.1

Bryan ISD: 14

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 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

9.5 years

Bryan ISD: 9.3 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

$47,234

Bryan ISD: $47,438

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$42,500

Bryan ISD: $41,483

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$44,502

Bryan ISD: $44,675

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$46,418

Bryan ISD: $47,326

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$50,118

Bryan ISD: $50,326

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$54,269

Bryan ISD: $57,508

Statewide: $62,039

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