Bowen Marquee update by David Vance

Hello Alumni members and Bowen supporters, After more than three and one half years Bowen has a marquee with its name. We can now reclaim our name. We never changed our name to Baker. Note the electrical circuit is not installed.  Announcements and messages will be very easy to do on the digital circuit.   […]

On Friday April 28th at 2:30pm, representatives from the Young Manufacturer’s Association will be at Bowen to provide information to current Bowen students who will be 18 this year, 7th and 10th Ward Residents, and Bowen alumni about jobs in manufacturing.

News from David Vance

Hello Friends of Thorp and Bowen,   You may check the school by school list of budget cuts and then the amounts restored.  Thorp was cut 50,800. Now 17,300 is restored leaving us with 33,500 that is not coming back. Bowen HS was cut 93,200.  Only 18,900 was restored.     At the February 22, Board […]

Bowen Marquee update – David Vance

Hello Friends of Bowen High School, I want to thank everyone who worked with me and helped the students who spoke at the 2-22-17 Chicago Board Of Education meeting.  I think we got the ball rolling again for the school marquee. Here are the highlights: After they spoke the Facilities Manager called us into the […]

Another Bowen Playoff Victory

Tuesday Night The Bowen Boilermaker Basketball team won their playoff game against Richards 78-54. The Boilermakers coached by Chet Love are looking to improve on last years state playoff run. Bowen’s next game is Friday Feb 24th vs Longwood. The game will take place at CICS Ralph Ellison (1817 W. 80th Street) 7PM   Hope […]

Bowen Basketball 2016-17 season update

I just got an update on the Bowen Boys Basketball team from Coach Love. They have a record of 11-4. Josh Streaor is averaging 28 pts per game. Tomorrow they are playing South Shore  At Bowen. But the most important thing Coach Love wanted me to pass along is Bowen’s Basketball Homecoming is Thursday at […]

My First Season

Its been a few months since the end of the first season as a football coach Bowen. It was a different experience from prior years where I was just volunteering. This year was a commitment I couldn’t show up when I wanted during my free time. I enjoyed being more behind the scene. I like […]

Thank you Ms Norman

We at the alumni association would like to thank Bowen counselor Janelle Norman for all she has done for the school and the students. We also like to thank her for sitting on the alumni board. She will be missed. We wish her the best of luck in her future endeavors.   The Bowen Alumni […]