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Bessie E Owens Primary School

  • Grades Served
    K - 3
  • Students
    611
  • Teachers
    38

Bessie E Owens Primary School is a public school in Bakersfield, California that is part of Bakersfield City School District. It serves 611 students in K - 3 with a student/teacher ratio of 16.1:1. Its teachers have had 183 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Contact Bessie E Owens Primary School Contact info is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!

  • (661) 631-5420
  • 815 Potomac Ave
  • Bakersfield, CA 93307
  • Website

Bessie E Owens Primary School Students

95%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch We receive data about students' economic need from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) based on the Free or Reduced Price Lunch scale. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
91%
of its student body are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Numbers may not add up to 100 due to NCES survey limitations.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily white students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

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Bessie E Owens Primary School Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Dec 6, 2022

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Bessie E Owens Primary School

$103,708
raised using DonorsChoose
183
projects funded
29
teachers funded
316
donors
7
projects for basic supplies
6
projects for technology
25
projects for books
2
projects for art supplies

Bessie E Owens Primary School has received support from 203 individuals from California and 113 individuals out-of-state.

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