Edward T. Bowser Sr Elementary School

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180 Lincoln St

East Orange, NJ 07017

(973) 414-4170

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 820

Students Per Teacher: 7

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Edward T. Bowser Sr Elementary School

My son will be going to the first grade, and I think he had the best teacher/assistant teacher team in the world. I must admit I was very impressed with the caliber of work that they gave the kids in Kindergarten, it was not the usual Kindergarten work. This teacher really prepared my son for the 1st ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/28/13

The Edward T. Bowser, Sr. Unique school of Excellence is a Public , Pre- K-Fifth grade elementary school that services over 700 students. The student population consists of General , Special Education and English Language Learners.The educational theme is Medical Allied Health and Spanish Immersion.The ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 08/15/13

this school is excellent, the teachers are doing a great job with my kids. The techers are really nice and they always help my kids.

Posted by a parent on 07/25/12

This is the first school year in NJ of 2 of my children and Im really unsatisfied, cant wait to end this semester to change them. Too many complains about my kid, and even their not doing a great job with him, he is suppose to be in a more specialized education and he is so frustrated for the first time, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/13/12

My grandaugther has been a student at Bowser for the last four years. The principle, teachers, the administrative staff,and all of the support personnel are great. It is very easy to talk to anyone from the principle, to any of the faculty,or support personnel. I can always get an answer to any question. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/08/12

My initial experience with the school demonstrated an atmosphere of caring nurturing, and fostering environment for children.However this year, I have experienced the opposite such as communication, and responsibility issues which are very important for both parents and school. It is sad to choose to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/02/10

I have found that the staff and teachers are wonderful. As stated by another parent if you are an interested and involved parent the staff are more than willing to meet and remain in contact with you about your child's progress. I have been extremely pleased with the level of assistance that I an my ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/25/09

The staff and teachers at Edward T. Bowser are excellent. All three of my children attended this school and the teachers are very supportive and communicative. They always welcome parents to meet with them and discuss their child's progress. If you are an active, interested parent, your child will ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/29/08

I like this school because the teachers are great and they really care. My daughter has been in this school since kindergarden, now she's in the 2nd grade, and doing very well. And I am so fond of Ms. Kelly the Assistant principal, I feel like I can talk to her about anything.

Posted by a parent on 12/06/07

The overall quaity of education is average compared with other schools within the district. Supplement your child's schoolwork, it will help them greatly on standardized testing. The school climate is not that great. The administrators can be anti-social at times. Stay in contact with your child's ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/10/06

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Test scores for Edward T. Bowser Sr Elementary School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Edward T. Bowser Sr Elementary School
East Orange School District
New Jersey
* In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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East Orange schools — Edward T. Bowser Sr Elementary School is located at 180 Lincoln St, East Orange NJ 07017. 180 Lincoln St is in the 07017 ZIP code in East Orange, NJ The school district for Edward T. Bowser Sr Elementary School is the East Orange School District. Edward T. Bowser Sr Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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