Amidon-Bowen Elementary School

Amidon-Bowen Elementary School

401 I St. SW
Amidon-Bowen Elementary School

WORK HARD. PERSIST. SUCCEED. That’s our motto. We provide a safe and nurturing environment that recognizes the individual needs of every student and encourages their academic, social-emotional development. At Amidon-Bowen, we set high expectations for our students and then provide them with tools to achieve.

8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

After care available

3:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Contact school for details


Interscholastic Sports

Academic Power Hour, Heads Up, Tools of The Mind

This school is an Early Action PK school for grades PK3 and PK4. Learn more HERE.


Student Proficiency Levels

  • 43.6%
  • 27.9%
  • 16.4%
  • 10.7%
  • 1.4%

Student Proficiency Levels

  • 50%
  • 25.7%
  • 15.7%
  • 8.6%
  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 89%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 2%  Asian
  • 5.3%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 2.8%  White non-Hispanic
  • 0.6%  Multiracial
Federal and District law require equal access to services for students with special education needs and English Language Learners. For additional information, please contact the Office of the State Superintendent of Education at (202) 727-6436 or at

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401 I St. SW

Ward 6

Ward 6
74, A9, A42, A46, A48, P6, V7, V9, W9