Bridesburg School



Bridesburg School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bridesburg School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 61
1 88
2 137
3 98
4 92
5 67
6 74
7 60
8 36
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bridesburg School is a public elementary school located in Philadelphia, PA in the Philadelphia City School District. It enrolls 713 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bridesburg School is the 198th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 7,421st largest nationally. It has 23.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 713
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,421st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 198th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,757th out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 898th out of 1,773

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Bridesburg School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 382
(54%)
50,615
(52%)
 Female 331
(46%)
46,815
(48%)

Bridesburg School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 596
(84%)
13,707
(14%)
 Two or More 56
(8%)
8,596
(9%)
 Hispanic 44
(6%)
19,288
(20%)
 Black 10
(1%)
48,182
(49%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
7,381
(8%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
214
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
62
(0%)

Bridesburg School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 713
(100%)
97,430
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Bridesburg School is ranked 79th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bridesburg School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.4%. 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.

Bridesburg School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 411
2006 409
2007 424
2008 428
2009 413
2010 447
2011 418
2012 401
2013 493
2014 609
2015 713

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.4
2006 19.2
2007 18.8
2008 19
2009 17.6
2010 18.3
2011 18.2
2012 17.3
2013 24.8
2014 25.8
2015 23.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.79318734793187
2006 0.82885085574572
2007 0.48584905660377
2008 0.52336448598131
2009 1.0145278450363
2010 0.99328859060403
2011 0.99282296650718
2012 0.6857855361596
2013 0.72413793103448
2014 0.68965517241379
2015 1

Compare Bridesburg School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,380.0% 23.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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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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