Beers Elementary School



Beers Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Beers Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 90
K 71
1 56
2 68
3 50
4 61
5 41
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Beers Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Washington, DC in the District of Columbia Public Schools. It enrolls 437 students in grades 1st through 12th. Beers Elementary School is the 39th largest public school in District of Columbia and the 28,213th largest nationally. It has 12.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 437
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 36

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Beers Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 235
(54%)
19,432
(52%)
 Female 202
(46%)
18,197
(48%)

Beers Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 430
(98%)
22,732
(60%)
 White 4
(1%)
5,545
(15%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
55
(0%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
7,723
(21%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
38
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
718
(2%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
818
(2%)

Beers Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 427
(98%)
28,543
(76%)
 Not Eligible 10
(2%)
8,866
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
220
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 136 ranked schools in District of Columbia, Beers Elementary School is ranked 25th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Beers Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.7%) is higher than the state average of 76.0%. 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.

Beers Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 375
2006 320
2007 366
2008 320
2009 351
2010 374
2011 392
2012 384
2013 422
2014 438
2015 437

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.5
2006 10
2007 26.1
2008 N/A
2009 10.6
2010 10.4
2011 11.5
2012 13.2
2013 12.9
2014 11.7
2015 12.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58933333333333
2006 0.56875
2007 0.5655737704918
2008 0.70625
2009 0.7977207977208
2010 0.74866310160428
2011 0.55357142857143
2012 0.59375
2013 0.99289099526066
2014 1
2015 0.97711670480549

Compare Beers Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,138.3% 11.4:1
 
1,210.0% 12.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 76.0%
 
This School 97.7%
 

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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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