Amidon Bowen Elementary School



Amidon Bowen Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Amidon Bowen Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 68
K 42
1 42
2 40
3 37
4 23
5 41
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Amidon Bowen Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Washington, DC in the District of Columbia Public Schools. It enrolls 293 students in grades 1st through 12th. Amidon Bowen Elementary School is the 82nd largest public school in District of Columbia and the 41,840th largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 293
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 21

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Amidon Bowen Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 154
(53%)
17,502
(51%)
 Female 139
(47%)
16,727
(49%)

Amidon Bowen Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 269
(92%)
22,264
(65%)
 Hispanic 14
(5%)
6,187
(18%)
 Asian 5
(2%)
689
(2%)
 White 5
(2%)
4,441
(13%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
597
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
30
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
21
(0%)

Amidon Bowen Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 214
(73%)
17,962
(52%)
 Not Eligible 79
(27%)
15,901
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
366
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 133 ranked schools in District of Columbia, Amidon Bowen Elementary School is ranked 53rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Amidon Bowen Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 62.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Amidon Bowen Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 328
2006 276
2007 242
2008 336
2009 316
2010 269
2011 259
2012 293

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 11.5
2007 80.7
2008 10.9
2009 63.2
2010 11.2
2011 13.3
2012 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.72865853658537
2006 0.74275362318841
2007 0.75206611570248
2008 0.89285714285714
2009 0.93987341772152
2010 0.98884758364312
2011 0.72200772200772
2012 0.73037542662116

Compare Amidon Bowen Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,143.2% 11.4:1
 
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 73.0%
 

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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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