Phillips Academy



Phillips Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Phillips Academy Students by Grade
PK 17
K 42
1 59
2 64
3 73
4 57
5 55
6 107
7 103
8 108
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Phillips Academy is a public elementary school located in Birmingham, AL in the Birmingham City School District. It enrolls 685 students in grades 1st through 12th. Phillips Academy is the 149th largest public school in Alabama and the 8,716th largest nationally. It has 18.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 685
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 37
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,716th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 149th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 592nd out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 192nd out of 782

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Phillips Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 395
(58%)
9,543
(49%)
 Male 290
(42%)
10,067
(51%)

Phillips Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 659
(96%)
17,982
(92%)
 White 10
(1%)
239
(1%)
 Hispanic 10
(1%)
1,205
(6%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
26
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
126
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
15
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
17
(0%)

Phillips Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 468
(68%)
6,973
(36%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 217
(32%)
12,637
(64%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Phillips Academy is ranked 468th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Phillips Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (31.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 53.9%. 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.

Phillips Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 N/A
2007 475
2008 655
2009 684
2010 688
2011 712
2012 744
2013 739
2014 750
2015 685

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 N/A
2007 17
2008 20.5
2009 15.9
2010 15.3
2011 17.8
2012 17.3
2013 19.4
2014 22.1
2015 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006
2007 0.51578947368421
2008 0.50839694656489
2009 0.54093567251462
2010 0.43313953488372
2011 0.5997191011236
2012 0.62903225806452
2013 0.56698240866035
2014 0.29066666666667
2015 0.31678832116788

Compare Phillips Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 31.7%
 
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Phillips Academy
Birmingham, AL
Public PK - 08 685 18.5:1  
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Private PK - 08 308 7:1 1 miles
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Public 06 - 08 295 19:1 2 miles
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Public PK - 08 905 20.8:1 3 miles
Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School
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Private PK - 08 123 12:1 3 miles
The Altamont School
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Private 05 - 12 367 9:1 3 miles
Alabama Waldorf School
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Private PK - 08 124 5:1 3 miles
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Private PK - 12 224 8:1 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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