Bowditch Middle School



Bowditch Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bowditch Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 326
7 322
8 306
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bowditch Middle School is a public elementary school located in Foster City, CA in the San Mateo-Foster City School District. It enrolls 954 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 24.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 954
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.48

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Bowditch Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 488
(51%)
5,909
(52%)
 Female 466
(49%)
5,541
(48%)

Bowditch Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 473
(50%)
3,024
(26%)
 White 325
(34%)
3,249
(28%)
 Hispanic 70
(7%)
3,885
(34%)
 Two or More 52
(5%)
736
(6%)
 Black 18
(2%)
202
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 15
(2%)
339
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
15
(0%)

Bowditch Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 907
(95%)
7,888
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 38
(4%)
3,021
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(1%)
541
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Bowditch Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (4.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Bowditch Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 918
2006 916
2007 907
2008 938
2009 952
2010 942
2011 939
2012 954

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.1
2006 21.1
2007 19.3
2008 22.5
2009 24.2
2010 N/A
2011 23.7
2012 24.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.088235294117647
2006 0.037117903930131
2007 0.047409040793826
2008 0.062899786780384
2009 0.04936974789916
2010 0.069002123142251
2011 0.072417465388711
2012 0.049266247379455

Compare Bowditch Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,420.0% 24.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 4.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Public 06 - 08 954 24.2:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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