Birdwell Elementary



Birdwell Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Birdwell Elementary Students by Grade
PK 39
K 78
1 78
2 95
3 85
4 71
5 67
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Birdwell Elementary is a public elementary school located in Tyler, TX in the Tyler Independent School District. It enrolls 513 students in grades 1st through 12th. Birdwell Elementary is the 2,721st largest public school in Texas and the 20,694th largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 513
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,694th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 2,721st out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,890th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,490th out of 4,778

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Birdwell Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 268
(52%)
6,929
(52%)
 Female 245
(48%)
6,411
(48%)

Birdwell Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 368
(72%)
6,169
(46%)
 Black 93
(18%)
3,838
(29%)
 White 44
(9%)
2,865
(21%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
268
(2%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
168
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
30
(0%)

Birdwell Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 401
(78%)
8,788
(66%)
 Not Eligible 63
(12%)
3,551
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 49
(10%)
1,001
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Birdwell Elementary is ranked 1,462nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Birdwell Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.7%) is 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.

Birdwell Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 578
2006 509
2007 451
2008 436
2009 469
2010 445
2011 464
2012 481
2013 503
2014 485
2015 513

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 13.1
2007 12.7
2008 11.6
2009 12.4
2010 12.1
2011 14
2012 13.2
2013 13
2014 13.7
2015 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.74913494809689
2006 0.7328094302554
2007 0.76274944567627
2008 0.8348623853211
2009 0.84221748400853
2010 0.88988764044944
2011 0.88793103448276
2012 0.9043659043659
2013 0.87077534791252
2014 0.8639175257732
2015 0.87719298245614

Compare Birdwell Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 87.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 513 14.9:1  
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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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