815 Potomac Ave. Bakersfield 93307 (661) 631-5420
OWENS PRIMARY IS A LEARNING COMMUNITY COMMITTED TO ACHIEVEMENT, INSPIRATION, AND THE CELEBRATION OF LEARNING.
Ms. Sarita Arredondo, Principal
Bessie E. Owens Primary School is the G.A.T.E. Magnet School for the Bakersfield City School District. Owens Primary is a K-3 campus. The campus serves approximately 600 students who either reside in our neighborhood or are bused in from other areas to attend G.A.T.E. Both regular education students and G.A.T.E. students attend Owens Primary, or the 4-6 campus, Owens Intermediate. Owens Primary is located at 815 Potomac Avenue and our phone number is 661-631-5420.
Principal – Ms. Sarita Arredondo
Vice Principal- Ms. Melissa Mabry
Academic Program Leader – Mrs. Theresa Torres
G.A.T.E. Magnet Specialist – Mrs. Ann Barrios
Academic Coach – Mrs. Katherine Almeda
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Bakersfield City School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived characteristics of race or ethnicity, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identifications, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information or any other characteristic identified in Education Code 200 or 220, Penal code 422.55, or Government Code 11135, or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.
If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal and/or the District’s Human Resource Administrator, at 661-631-4663, or at 1300 Baker Street, Bakersfield, California 93305. A copy of BCSD’s Uniform Complaint Procedures and Non-Discrimination policies are available by clicking here and/or upon request.