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Our first 2019 Millionaire! Featured Photo

Our first 2019 Millionaire!

Congratulations to our first millionaire for the 2019-20 school year. We are in only our second full week of school and Yaxkin Sanchez-Acosta has already read 1,000,000 words. Way to go! #HearUsRoar
California State Science Fair Featured Photo

California State Science Fair

Two of our own have made Bobcat history by being two of only four students to ever be selected to go to the California State Science Fair. Congratulations, Pierce jones and Mimi Chatha. Piercen brought home an Honorable Mention and became the only Bobcat to ever earn an award at State. Way to go!!


Bessie E. Owens Intermediate is the G.A.T.E. Academy School for the Bakersfield City School District. Owens Intermediate is a 4th-6th grade campus. The campus serves approximately 620 students who either reside in our neighborhood or attend the G.A.T.E. program. Our school has a wonderful, dedicated staff. We have a wealth of technology and programs to suit every student’s needs. We are lucky to have an advanced technology lab, science lab, and a full drama and dance program. If you are interested in finding some more in-depth information about our school, you can use the links on the left to explore.

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