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Bowley ES: About Our School

Background Information:

bowley schoolBowley Elementary School is located on Fort Bragg, NC.  Students who are enrolled at Bowley Elementary School are dependents of military personnel at Fort Bragg, serving students in Pre-Kindergarten through fifth grades.  The school is funded by the Department of Defense. Bowley Elementary is one of 11 schools on Ft. Bragg and belongs to the DoDEA Americas Mid-Atlantic district under the direction of Dr. Donato Cuadrado, Superintendent and follows the directives, curricula, and guidelines from the umbrella organization of DoDEA.

Bowley Elementary will serve students from Bougainville, Corregidor Court, and Hillcrest neighborhoods.

Lieutenant General Albert J. Bowley

General Albert J. BowleyBowley Elementary School was the first permanent school built on Fort Bragg.  The school is named in memory of Lieutenant General Albert J. Bowley who served as Commander of Camp Bragg from November 25, 1920 to February 1, 1921.  He was Post Commander of Fort Bragg from July 5, 1921 to March 27, 1928.  General Bowley commanded this post during the transition from Camp Bragg to Fort Bragg.

Source: Arlington National Cemetery Website

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Bowley ES

Grades: PK-5

Enrollment: 420

Teacher/Student Ratio: 1:18 (PK-3)

Computer/Student Ratio: 1:2

DoDEA Mission

Educate, Engage, and Empower each student to succeed in a dynamic world.

DoDEA Vision 

To be among the world's leaders in education, enriching the lives of military-connected students and the communities in which they live.

Bowley's Purpose

The Bowley school community will educate and enrich the children of our nation's heroes to become successful lifelong learners.

Mascot: Bobcats

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Bowley ES Colors

Primary Color: #FFC000

Secondary Color: #000000

Reading: Goal 1

All students at Bowley Elementary School will increase proficiency in literacy.

Math: Goal 2

All students at Bowley Elementary School will increase math achievement.


Bowley ES

School Address
3445 Randolph Street Bldg 1-3479
Fort Bragg, NC 28307-0089
Phone: 910-907-0202
Fax: 910-907-3513