Birney Elementary



Birney Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Birney Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 77
1 77
2 60
3 68
4 96
5 82
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Birney Elementary is a public elementary school located in Redondo Beach, CA in the Redondo Beach Unified School District. It enrolls 460 students in grades 1st through 12th. Birney Elementary is the 3,756th largest public school in California and the 25,865th largest nationally. It has 25.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 460
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,865th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,756th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,339th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 4,032nd out of 6,257

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Birney Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 240
(52%)
3,423
(51%)
 Female 220
(48%)
3,259
(49%)

Birney Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 231
(50%)
3,349
(50%)
 Hispanic 101
(22%)
1,524
(23%)
 Two or More 66
(14%)
694
(10%)
 Asian 45
(10%)
815
(12%)
 Black 15
(3%)
246
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
25
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
29
(0%)

Birney Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 386
(84%)
5,703
(85%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 64
(14%)
762
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(2%)
217
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Birney Elementary is ranked 5,224th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Birney Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (16.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 60.7%. 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 311
2006 319
2007 304
2008 347
2009 367
2010 397
2011 436
2012 434
2013 446
2014 451
2015 460

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.3
2006 18.8
2007 16.9
2008 19.3
2009 22.7
2010 N/A
2011 25.6
2012 27.1
2013 26.2
2014 25.1
2015 25.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.29581993569132
2006
2007 0.21710526315789
2008 0.17579250720461
2009 0.15531335149864
2010 0.24937027707809
2011 0.29357798165138
2012 0.20046082949309
2013 0.21300448430493
2014 0.19733924611973
2015 0.16086956521739

Compare Birney Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,560.0% 25.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 16.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 460 25.6:1  
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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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