James Bowie Fine Arts Academy

805 Elk, Midland, TX 79701 | (432) 689-1401
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 481
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 481 elementary school students from grades KG-6
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 481
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 211 (43.9%)
  • Females: 270 (56.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 38 (7.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 166 (34.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 204 (42.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
James Bowie Fine Arts Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.8%
Black4810.0%
Asian40.8%
Hispanic21043.7%
White21544.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For James Bowie Fine Arts Academy
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6613.7%
1st Grade6613.7%
2nd Grade6513.5%
3rd Grade6413.3%
4th Grade6613.7%
5th Grade8317.3%
6th Grade7114.8%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
11.7
District:
11.5
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
24.0%
District:
30.5%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
22.9%
District:
18.2%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
22.3%
District:
26.6%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
24.0%
District:
18.5%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$79,314
District:
$67,071
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$46,471
District:
$46,150
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$40,900
District:
$40,192
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$41,864
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$43,275
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,768
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$55,436
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that James Bowie Fine Arts Academy performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
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  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201089.0%75.0%86.0%
 
Reading Test
201089.0%85.0%92.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201086.0%79.0%88.0%
 
Reading Test
201088.0%78.0%86.0%
 
Writing Test
201091.0%83.0%92.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201093.0%86.0%86.0%
 
Reading Test
201094.0%89.0%85.0%
 
Science Test
201082.0%84.0%88.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201083.0%78.0%82.0%
 
Reading Test
201092.0%85.0%86.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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