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Bowen’s Budget for next year.

The amount of money schools receive for each enrolled student will increase by 2.5 percent, boosting the district’s base per-pupil rate to $4,397 and more than two thirds of the 626 schools are receiving more funds. That per-pupil increase also applies to city charter schools. The extra spending on the privately operated schools is expected […]

Bowen officially has its new principal

The Bowen High School Alumni Association is happy to congratulate Principal Priscilla Horton who was awarded on February 27th a four year contract to become the new Bowen Principal. Ms Horton has been the interim principal since the beginning of the school year. She has came in and made a big difference with her great […]

Beat the Streets Wrestling Program at Bowen

CHICAGO PUBLIC SCHOOLS BEAT THE STREETS AND BOWEN HS WILL BE HOSTING A FREE WRESTLING PROGRAM FOR 5TH GRADE TO 8TH KIDS STARTING MARCH 13 2018 FROM 4PM TO 5:30pm EVERY TUESDAY AND THURSDAY ASK FOR COACH WILSON COME TO FRONT ENTRANCE ASK FOR WRESTLING ROOM THIS IS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO GET KIDS OFF […]

History of James H. Bowen

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Quick News bites from Bowen

At the last Bowen Alumni Association meeting we were told….   There was a hot water tank that failed, the tank as been replaced at a cost of $7,500. The manufacturing program will still be receiving the equipment from Daley College. Also there was another manufacturing program meeting with 20 reps that spoke to the […]

Soar Members that are Bowen Alumni

I have been attending the Steelworkers Organization of Active Retirees (SOAR) meetings  for about 6 months. No i’m not I’m not retired and I’m certainly not  a steel worker but these retirees are active and are still fighting for the rights of the people. These members in the pictures are also Bowen Alumni. ” template=”default” […]

Future of Bowen — David Vance

Hello Alumni members and Friends of Bowen,   I attended a recent Bowen LSC meeting (9-26).  The LSC Chair Anna Johnson reported that Greg Mitchell 7th Ward Alderman hosted a meeting with school administrators and Mayor, Rahm Emanuel.  Promoting Bowen and the per-engineering program was the major topic. I asked about specific improvements or if […]