Bowman School

Serves grades KG - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
9 Philip Rd
Lexington, MA 02421
Phone
(781) 861-2500
District
LEXINGTON
County
MIDDLESEX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
546
Classroom Teachers
48

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

10

(10 is best)

Better than 93.1% of MA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Bowman School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 53
Proficiency in Reading 69 56
Proficiency in Math 74 49

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 84 51
Proficiency in Reading 81 52
Proficiency in Math 87 50

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 76 50
Proficiency in Reading 75 52
Proficiency in Math 77 48

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.47
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.80
AVG FOR STATE 12.88
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 69 12.6%
Grade 1 83 15.2%
Grade 2 87 15.9%
Grade 3 100 18.3%
Grade 4 99 18.1%
Grade 5 108 19.8%
Total 546 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 54.9% 49.2% 61.3%
Black 6.3% 4.2% 9.5%
Hispanic 3.2% 4.3% 21.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 35.6% 42.1% 7.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 33,480 6,902,149
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,017.8 879
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.8% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.2% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 21.4% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.4% 27.4%
65 OR OLDER 19.2% 15.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,757 2,601,914
Single Parent Households With Children 4.5% 9.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.3% 90.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 82.3% 42.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 55.5% 21.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.6% 17.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 6.6% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 6.4% 14.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 6.3% 13.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.2% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 4.3% 9.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,395 $80,585,440 45.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,960 $13,861,120 7.9%
Staff $1,217 $8,606,624 4.9%
General Administration $246 $1,739,712 1.0%
School Administration $1,010 $7,142,720 4.1%
Operation $1,083 $7,658,976 4.4%
Transportation $790 $5,586,880 3.2%
Other $491 $3,472,352 2.0%
Total Support $6,796 $48,061,312 27.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,685 $47,276,320 26.9%
Total Expenditures $24,876 $175,923,072 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,120 $9,630,960,585 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,250 $1,189,576,244 6.4%
Staff $963 $916,282,080 4.9%
General Administration $192 $182,442,258 1.0%
School Administration $711 $676,656,822 3.7%
Operation $1,383 $1,315,824,526 7.1%
Transportation $810 $770,571,220 4.2%
Other $422 $401,747,463 2.2%
Total Support $5,730 $5,453,029,477 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,609 $3,434,418,106 18.5%
Total Expenditures $19,460 $18,518,282,808 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%