In 2010, the Austin ISD District spent $9,257 per student. In 2010 the district spent 57% on instruction, 38% on support services, and 4% on other services.
Bowie High School is one of the best schools in AISD. The parent participation in this school is extremely high, and the kids benefit greatly from the attention.
The Bowie Band is a premier marching band and has placed high in many country wide competitions.
If you want to live to close to downtown Austin but cannot afford to live in the Eanes School district try looking in southwest Austin, which feeds into Bowie High School.
The TAKS is an annual test used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed in Grades 3 through 9 in reading, in Grades 4 and 7 in writing, and in Grades 10 and 11 in English language arts. Math skills are assessed in Grades 3 through 11, and students are assessed in Grades 5, 8, 10, and 11 in science, and in Grades 8, 10, and 11 in social studies.How is it Scored?
Students receive one of two ratings: met standard or commended performance. The goal is for all students to meet the state standard. Students must pass the TAKS tests in grades 3, 5, and 8 in order to be promoted to the next grade, and in grade 11 in order to graduate from high school.
The ACT is a national college admissions test used to assess student performance in high school curriculum areas.Which Grades and Subjects?
The ACT Composite score is an average of English, math, reading, and science scores. The scores reported are for 12th grade students who have taken the test in grades 10, 11 or 12.How is it Scored?
ACT scores range from a low score of 1 to a high score of 36.
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|Legacy Oaks Christian School 2.8 miles||n/a|
|Fredericksburg High School 3.2 miles|
|Veritas Academy 3.2 miles||n/a|
|Crockett High School 4 miles|
|Austin Montessori School 4.1 miles||n/a|