James Bowie Elementary



James Bowie Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James Bowie Elementary Students by Grade
PK 61
K 81
1 87
2 74
3 69
4 61
5 72
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

James Bowie Elementary is a public elementary school located in Dallas, TX in the Dallas Independent School District. It enrolls 505 students in grades 1st through 12th. James Bowie Elementary is the 2,799th largest public school in Texas and the 21,426th largest nationally. It has 13.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 505
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 37
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 21,426th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 2,799th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 961st out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,102nd out of 4,778

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James Bowie Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 255
(50%)
57,685
(49%)
 Male 250
(50%)
61,201
(51%)

James Bowie Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 462
(91%)
83,628
(70%)
 Black 31
(6%)
26,840
(23%)
 White 9
(2%)
5,780
(5%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
691
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1,483
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
72
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
392
(0%)

James Bowie Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 492
(97%)
103,456
(87%)
 Not Eligible 10
(2%)
12,754
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
2,676
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, James Bowie Elementary is ranked 1,181st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of James Bowie Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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.

James Bowie Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 986
2006 768
2007 682
2008 621
2009 635
2010 611
2011 578
2012 525
2013 491
2014 558
2015 505

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 16
2007 15.5
2008 16.6
2009 16.9
2010 14.4
2011 14.8
2012 15
2013 16.9
2014 16.7
2015 13.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.97768762677485
2006 0.96744791666667
2007 0.97947214076246
2008 0.98389694041868
2009 0.98425196850394
2010 0.97872340425532
2011 0.98442906574394
2012 0.98857142857143
2013 0.97352342158859
2014 0.94623655913978
2015 0.98019801980198

Compare James Bowie Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 98.0%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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