Byrd Elementary School



Byrd Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Byrd Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 22
1 21
2 25
3 19
4 18
5 17
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Byrd Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Selma, AL in the Selma City School District. It enrolls 142 students in grades 1st through 12th. Byrd Elementary School is the 765th largest public school in Alabama and the 50,944th largest nationally. It has 11.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 142
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 12.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 50,944th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 765th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 125th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 761st out of 783

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Byrd Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 75
(53%)
1,606
(52%)
 Female 67
(47%)
1,498
(48%)

Byrd Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 135
(95%)
2,989
(96%)
 White 3
(2%)
94
(3%)
 Two or More 3
(2%)
12
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Byrd Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 112
(79%)
2,518
(81%)
 Not Eligible 29
(20%)
512
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 1
(1%)
74
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Byrd Elementary School is ranked 720th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Byrd Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.6%) is 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.

Byrd Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 206
2006 198
2007 197
2008 169
2009 165
2010 159
2011 155
2012 142

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 13.6
2007 15
2008 14
2009 16.1
2010 11.4
2011 12.3
2012 11.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86407766990291
2006 0.88888888888889
2007 0.95431472081218
2008 0.9585798816568
2009 0.87878787878788
2010 0.84905660377358
2011 0.8258064516129
2012 0.79577464788732

Compare Byrd Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,140.0% 11.4:1
 
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 
This School 79.6%
 

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Public PK - 05 142 11.4:1  
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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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