Project Description

Bowden Academy

Grades served for 2021-22: PK-8th

Waitlist grades: PK-8th

Principal: Brian Sparks

Phone: (210) 738-9770

Address: 515 Willow St., 78202

School Website

At Artemisia Bowden Academy, we believe in promoting a safe, engaging, and innovative learning community where students will gain foundational, academic, and personal skills to become leaders that positively impact their school and society. We strive for innovative classroom instruction and promote 21st-century learning. We take great pride in all of the community and mentoring partnerships that help promote our educational vision. We provide services in the areas of bilingual education/dual language, dyslexia, special education, and gifted & talented to all eligible students.

  • Innovative instruction through 21st-century learning
  • Bilingual, dual language, gifted & talented, special education services
  • Community and mentoring partnerships

Pre-AP • Art, Band, Choir, Music • Bilingual Education/Dual Language • Special Education: ACE, PBIS, PPCD

Ella Austin, Girl Zone, Ft. Sam Houston, Dignowity Hill Neighborhood Association, Blue Star Art, Boys & Girls Club of San Antonio

Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Volleyball , Literature Club, Gardening Club, Student Safety Patrols

District Info Sessions:

San Antonio ISD is hosting the following virtual Live Q&A sessions on the SAISD Choice Schools & Programs Facebook page. Questions may be sent ahead of time by direct message through the Facebook page or by email to Participants will be able to post questions directly to the live chat during the Q&A session. Families are invited to view the informational video posted each morning prior to the session. For more information, visit the SAISD Choice Schools & Programs Events page on Facebook here.

  • Tuesday, October 20, 2020  |  5 PM
  • Wednesday, November 4, 2020  |  5 PM
  • Wednesday, December 16, 2020  |  5 PM
  • Thursday, January 21, 2021  |  5 PM
  • Tuesday, February 16, 2021  |  5 PM
  • Saturday, March 27, 2021  |  10 AM
  • Tuesday, May 4, 2021  |  10 AM

School Info Sessions: 

Bowden Academy is hosting the following virtual Parent Information Sessions. All sessions will have Spanish interpretation available. Contact the school directly with any questions. Use this Zoom link to join any session below  |  passcode: bowden

  • Wednesday, November 11, 2020  |  5 PM
  • Monday, December 7, 2020  |  5 PM   *Focus on grades 6-8 | Enfoque en grados 6-8
  • Wednesday, January 13, 2021  |  5 PM