Richard Bowling Elementary School

2861 East Princess Anne Rd, Norfolk, VA 23504 | (757) 628-2515
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 496
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2861 E Princess Anne Rd, Norfolk, VA 23504
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 496
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 33.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 265 (53.4%)
  • Females: 229 (46.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 61 (12.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 349 (70.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 410 (82.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Richard Bowling Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black48597.8%
Asian--
Hispanic40.8%
White40.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Richard Bowling Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten10320.8%
Kindergarten6012.1%
1st Grade6713.5%
2nd Grade7715.5%
3rd Grade6813.7%
4th Grade5911.9%
5th Grade6212.5%
Source: VA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Richard Bowling Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on April 01, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Richard Bowling have great teachers that go the extra mile to promote a great learning enviroment for all the scholars. Ms.Ambrose and Ms. VAIL are teachers that love their job and make the school's rating a 5.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Richard Bowling Elementary School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on SOL state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Reading
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Writing

SOL - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201059.0%74.0%83.0%
200975.0%82.0%86.0%
200883.0%78.0%84.0%
 
History Test
201070.0%85.0%93.0%
200984.0%90.0%93.0%
200896.0%89.0%93.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201075.0%85.0%92.0%
200977.0%84.0%89.0%
200890.0%87.0%89.0%
 
Science Test
201076.0%85.0%91.0%
200980.0%87.0%89.0%
200884.0%82.0%88.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201067.0%80.0%88.0%
200990.0%86.0%89.0%
200885.0%84.0%88.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201071.0%83.0%88.0%
200979.0%82.0%86.0%
200867.0%79.0%84.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201086.0%86.0%90.0%
200996.0%91.0%92.0%
200888.0%87.0%89.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201081.0%84.0%90.0%
200991.0%89.0%90.0%
200876.0%87.0%88.0%
 
Science Test
201084.0%82.0%88.0%
200987.0%83.0%88.0%
200888.0%86.0%88.0%
 
Writing Test
201093.0%84.0%88.0%
200992.0%85.0%86.0%
200893.0%83.0%87.0%
 
Source: VA Department of Education 2009-2010

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