Lewis Elementary School



Lewis Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lewis Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 16
K 79
1 80
2 65
3 56
4 61
5 64
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lewis Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Birmingham, AL in the Birmingham City School District. It enrolls 421 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lewis Elementary School is the 463rd largest public school in Alabama and the 29,440th largest nationally. It has 13.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 421
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,440th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 463rd out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 376th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 450th out of 783

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Lewis Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 212
(50%)
9,394
(51%)
 Female 209
(50%)
9,148
(49%)

Lewis Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 406
(96%)
17,427
(94%)
 White 6
(1%)
182
(1%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
45
(0%)
 Hispanic 2
(0%)
784
(4%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
92
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
10
(0%)

Lewis Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 379
(90%)
15,650
(84%)
 Not Eligible 37
(9%)
2,334
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(1%)
558
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Lewis Elementary School is ranked 214th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lewis Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 60.8%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Lewis Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 358
2006 348
2007 324
2008 304
2009 259
2010 253
2011 276
2012 421

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.3
2006 14.5
2007 14.1
2008 13.4
2009 15.2
2010 16.9
2011 17.2
2012 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.93296089385475
2006 0.95114942528736
2007 0.94135802469136
2008 0.92763157894737
2009 0.91119691119691
2010 0.6600790513834
2011 0.90217391304348
2012 0.91211401425178

Compare Lewis Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 
This School 91.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 421 13.4:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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