Assistant Principals: DeAndria Brigham, Sara Johnson
Associate Principal: Michael Yelvington
School Mascot: Bears
Principal: Brian Shillingburg
School Colors: Red and brown
Bowie Bears aim high in academics, in sports and in life. Dedicated faculty inspires students toward academic excellence, responsible leadership and personal integrity by encouraging respect and tolerance for others. The school boasts a strong academic curriculum, including pre-Advanced Placement courses, to prepare students for increasingly complex high school and college work. Students are encouraged to participate in elective subjects such as journalism, art, music and drama to further develop creative thinking and problem-solving skills. Bowie athletes have won many awards over the years; they were the 2014 8A Division football champions and in 2019, the Lady Bears won the district volleyball contest. Students from this top-performing school routinely score well above average on state-mandated tests.
Strong academics with pre-Advanced Placement courses offered in all core-content and subject areas.
Highly regarded fine and performing arts program.
Broadcast journalism studio.
Award-winning athletics programs in all major sports, including football, basketball, volleyball, track and cheerleading.