Briarwood Elementary



Briarwood Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Briarwood Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 125
1 130
2 149
3 117
4 109
5 112
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Briarwood Elementary is a public elementary school located in Charlotte, NC in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. It enrolls 742 students in grades 1st through 12th. Briarwood Elementary is the 206th largest public school in North Carolina and the 6,301st largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 742
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.04

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Briarwood Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 371
(50%)
53,393
(51%)
 Female 371
(50%)
51,417
(49%)

Briarwood Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 361
(49%)
40,499
(39%)
 Hispanic 319
(43%)
24,386
(23%)
 White 24
(3%)
30,400
(29%)
 Asian 19
(3%)
6,558
(6%)
 Two or More 11
(1%)
2,330
(2%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
499
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
138
(0%)

Briarwood Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 731
(99%)
64,671
(62%)
 Not Eligible 11
(1%)
37,833
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
2,306
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,517 ranked schools in North Carolina, Briarwood Elementary is ranked 47th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Briarwood Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 61.1%. 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.

Briarwood Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 583
2006 540
2007 607
2008 678
2009 679
2010 679
2011 723
2012 721
2013 685
2014 738
2015 742

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.9
2006 N/A
2007 13.2
2008 12.8
2009 13.5
2010 13.9
2011 14.2
2012 14.2
2013 15.8
2014 15.3
2015 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.84048027444254
2006 0.71851851851852
2007 0.82372322899506
2008 0.8716814159292
2009 0.91310751104566
2010 0.92488954344624
2011 0.94467496542185
2012 0.97364771151179
2013 0.92262773722628
2014 0.99593495934959
2015 0.98517520215633

Compare Briarwood Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 98.5%
 

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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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