Berkshire Elementary



Berkshire Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Berkshire Elementary Students by Grade
PK 69
K 65
1 64
2 70
3 78
4 77
5 82
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Berkshire Elementary is a public elementary school located in Baltimore, MD in the Baltimore County Public Schools. It enrolls 505 students in grades 1st through 12th. Berkshire Elementary is the 397th largest public school in Maryland and the 21,426th largest nationally. It has 17.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 505
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 21,426th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 397th out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 705th out of 920
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 526th out of 920

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Berkshire Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 260
(51%)
38,920
(49%)
 Male 245
(49%)
41,278
(51%)

Berkshire Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 297
(59%)
33,061
(41%)
 Hispanic 95
(19%)
6,903
(9%)
 Black 70
(14%)
30,121
(38%)
 Two or More 29
(6%)
4,020
(5%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
5,636
(7%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
361
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
96
(0%)

Berkshire Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 333
(66%)
33,975
(42%)
 Not Eligible 145
(29%)
40,661
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(5%)
5,562
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, Berkshire Elementary is ranked 224th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Berkshire Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.3%) is higher than the state average of 48.4%. 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.

Berkshire Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 363
2006 334
2007 337
2008 379
2009 443
2010 436
2011 463
2012 467
2013 481
2014 486
2015 505

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.3
2006 13.9
2007 14.3
2008 14.9
2009 14.1
2010 14
2011 16.8
2012 15.6
2013 16.4
2014 16.3
2015 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.60606060606061
2006 0.55988023952096
2007 0.6379821958457
2008 0.59366754617414
2009 0.67042889390519
2010 0.69954128440367
2011 0.73866090712743
2012 0.7558886509636
2013 0.72557172557173
2014 0.73045267489712
2015 0.71287128712871

Compare Berkshire Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 71.3%
 

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