Wylam Elementary School



Wylam Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wylam Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 47
1 48
2 41
3 44
4 45
5 40
6 49
7 59
8 45
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wylam Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Birmingham, AL in the Birmingham City School District. It enrolls 436 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wylam Elementary School is the 440th largest public school in Alabama and the 27,919th largest nationally. It has 16.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 436
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 27,919th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 440th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 696th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 565th out of 783

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Wylam Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 232
(53%)
9,394
(51%)
 Female 204
(47%)
9,148
(49%)

Wylam Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 428
(98%)
17,427
(94%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
784
(4%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
92
(0%)
 White 1
(0%)
182
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
45
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Wylam Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 390
(89%)
15,650
(84%)
 Not Eligible 36
(8%)
2,334
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(2%)
558
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Wylam Elementary School is ranked 192nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wylam Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.7%) 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.

Wylam Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 254
2006 225
2007 240
2008 213
2009 222
2010 249
2011 423
2012 436

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.1
2006 14.1
2007 14.3
2008 12.8
2009 15.9
2010 16.6
2011 18.4
2012 16.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.94488188976378
2006 0.94666666666667
2007 0.86666666666667
2008 0.86384976525822
2009 0.91441441441441
2010 0.61847389558233
2011 0.93617021276596
2012 0.91743119266055

Compare Wylam Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,680.0% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 
This School 91.7%
 

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Wylam Elementary School
Birmingham, AL
Public PK - 08 436 16.8:1  
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Public PK - 06 295 12.3:1 2 miles
Central Park Christian Schools
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Private KG - 12 184 12:1 3 miles
St Marys Catholic School
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Private PK - 03 83 7:1 3 miles
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Private PK - 08 141 11:1 3 miles
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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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