Gus Birdwell Elementary



Gus Birdwell Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gus Birdwell Elementary Students by Grade
PK 52
K 70
1 52
2 67
3 64
4 66
5 64
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gus Birdwell Elementary is a public elementary school located in Spearman, TX in the Spearman Independent School District. It enrolls 435 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gus Birdwell Elementary is the 3,342nd largest public school in Texas and the 28,437th largest nationally. It has 11.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 435
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.57
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,437th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 3,342nd out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 355th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,031st out of 4,778

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Gus Birdwell Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 231
(53%)
328
(53%)
 Female 204
(47%)
295
(47%)

Gus Birdwell Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 304
(70%)
436
(70%)
 White 128
(29%)
183
(29%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Gus Birdwell Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 235
(54%)
328
(53%)
 Not Eligible 161
(37%)
242
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(9%)
53
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Gus Birdwell Elementary is ranked 2,735th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gus Birdwell Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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.

Gus Birdwell Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 361
2006 370
2007 409
2008 436
2009 445
2010 461
2011 425
2012 455
2013 449
2014 455
2015 435

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.3
2006 12.6
2007 13.2
2008 13.1
2009 12.9
2010 13.3
2011 13.1
2012 12.8
2013 12.6
2014 12.6
2015 11.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.63711911357341
2006 0.64324324324324
2007 0.6039119804401
2008 0.59862385321101
2009 0.69887640449438
2010 0.66160520607375
2011 0.68470588235294
2012 0.6
2013 0.59910913140312
2014 0.6021978021978
2015 0.62988505747126

Compare Gus Birdwell Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,160.0% 11.6:1
 
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 63.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Gus Birdwell Elementary
Spearman, TX
Public PK - 05 435 11.6:1  
Spearman J H
Spearman, TX
Public 06 - 08 188 10.6:1 1 miles
Gruver Elementary
Gruver, TX
Public PK - 04 184 12:1 13 miles
Gruver J H
Gruver, TX
Public 05 - 08 130 12.6:1 13 miles
Pringle-Morse El-J H
Morse, TX
Public PK - 08 125 8.6:1 19 miles
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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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