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912 Bowmar Ave

Vicksburg, MS 39180

(601) 636-2486

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 355

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Bowmar Avenue School

When is comes to hardworking teachers, Bowmar has the best! They go the extra mile to make sure each student's needs are met. We have the highest scores in the district!

Posted by a parent on 09/24/13

Bowmar has it all- amazing faculty, awesome principal, involved parents, and wonderful students. As a former faculty member, I can attest to the quality of the current faculty. They truly love their school and its students. You will be hard pressed to find a more nurturing and quality school environment. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/15/13

I have taught at Bowmar for most of my teaching career. There is so much support from the other teachers, the parents, the PTO, the staff and the administration. We try very hard to meet the needs of each child. Our school was recently chosen for the Leader In Me program. It is an excellent way to prepare ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 09/13/13

I am so impressed with the "can do" attitude of everyone at this school. From the top administrator (principal) to the teachers, special areas, custodians, parents and students - everyone plays an important role. The Leader in me program adopted with the help of our local Chamber of Commerce really ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/13/13

Bowmar is a fantastic school. Chosen as a Leader in Me school, leadership is modeled constantly by students, faculty, educators, and administration. Rigorous standards are set and expected in all areas of education. Parent participation is incredible. Parents are present and helping nearly 100% of yhe ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/13/13

The students here are very excited to be at Bowmar despite the fact that their school building is run down. However, good luck getting your child enrolled. Priority is given to siblings of students already attending Bowmar and due to the small class sizes this leaves very few open slots. The criteria ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/22/12

This school has great parent involvement. They even had a parent do the yearbook two years ago!!! It was awesome. My son loved going there. The school has great pride. I would love to go back there if we could. He learned a ton and was very prepared for second grade at a high expectations private school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/11/10

This is such a wonderful school. The teachers never cease to go the extra mile to make school and learning fun. This is my fourth child in a magnet school setting and the second at this school. It's worth the effort to get your child on the list for admission.

Posted by a parent on 01/11/06

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Test scores for Bowmar Avenue School

MCT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
Bowmar Avenue School
Vicksburg Warren School Dist
* In 2009-2010 Mississippi used the Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts and math. The MCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Vicksburg schools — Bowmar Avenue School is located at 912 Bowmar Ave, Vicksburg MS 39180. 912 Bowmar Ave is in the 39180 ZIP code in Vicksburg, MS The school district for Bowmar Avenue School is the Vicksburg Warren School Dist. Bowmar Avenue School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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