Bush Hill Elementary



Bush Hill Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bush Hill Elementary Students by Grade
PK 5
K 58
1 73
2 66
3 78
4 59
5 71
6 57
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bush Hill Elementary is a public elementary school located in Alexandria, VA in the Fairfax County Public Schools. It enrolls 467 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bush Hill Elementary is the 740th largest public school in Virginia and the 25,172nd largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 467
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,172nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 740th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 293rd out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 594th out of 1,156

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Bush Hill Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 241
(52%)
53,679
(52%)
 Female 226
(48%)
49,826
(48%)

Bush Hill Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 162
(35%)
39,605
(38%)
 Black 127
(27%)
10,483
(10%)
 Hispanic 82
(18%)
27,592
(27%)
 Asian 56
(12%)
19,756
(19%)
 Two or More 37
(8%)
5,668
(5%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
275
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
126
(0%)

Bush Hill Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 348
(75%)
72,411
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 77
(16%)
24,684
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(9%)
6,410
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Bush Hill Elementary is ranked 871st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bush Hill Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.5%) is lower than the state average of 44.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Bush Hill Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 429
2006 387
2007 424
2008 433
2009 428
2010 452
2011 443
2012 486
2013 495
2014 472
2015 467

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11
2006 9.7
2007 16
2008 15.2
2009 16.5
2010 16.4
2011 14
2012 14.2
2013 13.6
2014 13.5
2015 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22843822843823
2006 0.22997416020672
2007 0.22877358490566
2008 0.22632794457275
2009 0.25
2010 0.22345132743363
2011 0.25733634311512
2012 0.20164609053498
2013 0.23636363636364
2014 0.25
2015 0.25481798715203

Compare Bush Hill Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.5%
 
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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