John Bowne High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
22.6
Math Proficiency
2.9
English Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
24:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 3,480 Students
  • 148 Teachers

John Bowne High School
6325 MAIN ST
FLUSHING, NY 11367

Phone: (718) 263-1919

District: New York City Public Schools

Overview

At John Bowne High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at John Bowne High School is 30 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 95 percent. John Bowne High School is 1 of 404 high schools in the New York City Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 3,480
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 95%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 73%
Full-Time Teachers 148

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 86%
Proficient in Math 84%
College Readiness Index 22.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 404
Total Students 311,058
Proficient in English (district average) 85%
Proficient in Math (district average) 80%
College Readiness (district average) 29.0

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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