Birney Elementary



Birney Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Birney Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 103
1 104
2 102
3 100
4 81
5 75
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Birney Elementary is a public elementary school located in San Diego, CA in the San Diego Unf School District. It enrolls 565 students in grades 1st through 12th. Birney Elementary is the 2,597th largest public school in California and the 15,830th largest nationally. It has 22.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 565
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.81
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,830th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,597th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,125th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,155th out of 6,159

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Birney Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 287
(51%)
47,483
(51%)
 Female 278
(49%)
45,196
(49%)

Birney Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 238
(42%)
43,636
(47%)
 White 176
(31%)
21,189
(23%)
 Black 88
(16%)
9,386
(10%)
 Two or More 40
(7%)
5,395
(6%)
 Asian 20
(4%)
12,272
(13%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
242
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
559
(1%)

Birney Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 243
(43%)
31,721
(34%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 238
(42%)
52,873
(57%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 84
(15%)
8,085
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Birney Elementary is ranked 2,623rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Birney Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.0%) is slightly lower than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Birney Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 322
2006 293
2007 338
2008 371
2009 407
2010 457
2011 498
2012 565

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.4
2006 11.4
2007 13
2008 14.4
2009 17.7
2010 N/A
2011 20.9
2012 22.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.83850931677019
2006 0.81569965870307
2007 0.76923076923077
2008 0.72237196765499
2009 0.68058968058968
2010 0.67614879649891
2011 0.64457831325301
2012 0.56991150442478

Compare Birney Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,280.0% 22.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 57.0%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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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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