Birney Elementary School



Birney Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Birney Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 11
K 130
1 128
2 109
3 127
4 126
5 118
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Birney Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Marietta, GA in the Cobb County School District. It enrolls 749 students in grades 1st through 12th. Birney Elementary School is the 363rd largest public school in Georgia and the 6,060th largest nationally. It has 11.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 749
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 63
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,060th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 363rd out of 1,349
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 62nd out of 1,337
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 134th out of 1,337

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Birney Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 393
(52%)
39,647
(51%)
 Female 356
(48%)
38,050
(49%)

Birney Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 341
(46%)
16,815
(22%)
 Black 317
(42%)
24,108
(31%)
 White 49
(7%)
29,403
(38%)
 Two or More 21
(3%)
3,040
(4%)
 Asian 17
(2%)
4,111
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
53
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
167
(0%)

Birney Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 596
(80%)
32,241
(41%)
 Not Eligible 105
(14%)
41,158
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 48
(6%)
4,298
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,336 ranked schools in Georgia, Birney Elementary School is ranked 204th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Birney Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.0%) is higher than the state average of 65.3%. 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.

Birney Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 859
2006 839
2007 821
2008 803
2009 728
2010 683
2011 715
2012 770
2013 738
2014 760
2015 749

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 11.6
2007 11.5
2008 11.1
2009 10.3
2010 10.3
2011 11.3
2012 11.7
2013 12.2
2014 12.3
2015 11.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.78230500582072
2006 0.77473182359952
2007 0.76248477466504
2008 0.78206724782067
2009 0.7760989010989
2010 0.79648609077599
2011 0.82517482517483
2012 0.83506493506494
2013 0.86991869918699
2014 0.85394736842105
2015 0.85981308411215

Compare Birney Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,190.0% 11.9:1
 
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 
This School 86.0%
 

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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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