Alton Bowen Elementary



Alton Bowen Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Alton Bowen Elementary Students by Grade
PK 1
K 63
1 56
2 84
3 57
4 65
5 69
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Alton Bowen Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bryan, TX in the Bryan Independent School District. It enrolls 395 students in grades 1st through 12th. Alton Bowen Elementary is the 3,502nd largest public school in Texas and the 32,087th largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 395
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.67
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,087th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 3,502nd out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,163rd out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,310th out of 4,707

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Alton Bowen Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 201
(51%)
5,918
(51%)
 Female 194
(49%)
5,728
(49%)

Alton Bowen Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 189
(48%)
2,847
(24%)
 Hispanic 116
(29%)
6,292
(54%)
 Black 74
(19%)
2,301
(20%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
142
(1%)
 Asian 7
(2%)
32
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
9
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
23
(0%)

Alton Bowen Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 235
(59%)
2,791
(24%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 139
(35%)
8,132
(70%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(5%)
723
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Alton Bowen Elementary is ranked 3,600th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Alton Bowen Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.5%) is lower than the state average of 63.8%. 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.

Alton Bowen Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 441
2006 441
2007 419
2008 427
2009 408
2010 384
2011 379
2012 395

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 15.5
2007 14.2
2008 16.2
2009 15.5
2010 15.8
2011 14.8
2012 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.29705215419501
2006 0.31292517006803
2007 0.31503579952267
2008 0.32084309133489
2009 0.37254901960784
2010 0.34895833333333
2011 0.37730870712401
2012 0.40506329113924

Compare Alton Bowen Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.5%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 

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Public PK - 05 395 14.3:1  
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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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