Bowman Elementary School is located in Anchorage, AK and is one of 70 elementary schools in Anchorage School District. It is a alt. school that serves 464 students in grades PK-6.
Alternative schools are public schools that offer nontraditional education for students whose needs cannot be met in a regular, special education, or vocational school. While alternative schools are distinct from regular, special education, and vocational schools in their teaching approach or classroom environment, they can provide similar services and/or curriculum for students. Alternative schools include schools for potential dropouts, residential treatment centers for substance abuse, schools for chronic truants, and schools for students with behavioral problems.
Bowman Elementary School did not make AYP in 2009. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Alaska in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Bowman Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Bowman Elementary School
marci fix: My Grand daughter attends Bowman Elementary. I am pleased with this school. The people that work there are very friendly and always willing to help. Bowman is a small school which is important for the students to get a more personalized education. Anch/School/District be proud of your little gem!
on Oct 22, 2010
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Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Bowman Elementary School had 26% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Alaska had 38% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Anchorage School District spends $12,894 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 57% on instruction, 41% on support services, 2% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Anchorage School District District
In 2011, Bowman Elementary School had 14 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Alaska average is 16 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
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