Washington Elementary School



Washington Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Washington Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 17
K 99
1 62
2 73
3 66
4 48
5 60
6 69
7 78
8 74
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Washington Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Birmingham, AL in the Birmingham City School District. It enrolls 646 students in grades 1st through 12th. Washington Elementary School is the 197th largest public school in Alabama and the 10,721st largest nationally. It has 23.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 646
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,721st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 197th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 773rd out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 379th out of 782

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Washington Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 323
(50%)
10,067
(51%)
 Female 323
(50%)
9,543
(49%)

Washington Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 530
(82%)
17,982
(92%)
 Hispanic 108
(17%)
1,205
(6%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
126
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
26
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
17
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
239
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
15
(0%)

Washington Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 479
(74%)
12,637
(64%)
 Not Eligible 167
(26%)
6,973
(36%)
 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, Washington Elementary School is ranked 69th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Washington Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.9%. 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.

Washington Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 395
2006 340
2007 332
2008 302
2009 281
2010 377
2011 404
2012 465
2013 567
2014 664
2015 646

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.7
2006 12.6
2007 14.1
2008 13.9
2009 12.8
2010 16.4
2011 17.6
2012 16.3
2013 19.2
2014 23.3
2015 23.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.96708860759494
2006 0.97941176470588
2007 0.98192771084337
2008 0.98675496688742
2009 0.98932384341637
2010 0.59681697612732
2011 0.97277227722772
2012 0.96344086021505
2013 0.92239858906526
2014 0.73343373493976
2015 0.74148606811146

Compare Washington Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
2,310.0% 23.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 74.1%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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