B M Williams Primary



B M Williams Primary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

B M Williams Primary Students by Grade
PK 136
K 257
1 265
2 264
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

B M Williams Primary is a public elementary school located in Chesapeake, VA in the Chesapeake City Public Schools. It enrolls 922 students in grades 1st through 12th. B M Williams Primary is the 43rd largest public school in Virginia and the 2,087th largest nationally. It has 17.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 922
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 51.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,087th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 43rd out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 875th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 86th out of 1,156

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B M Williams Primary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 483
(52%)
13,979
(52%)
 Female 439
(48%)
13,084
(48%)

B M Williams Primary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 353
(38%)
8,679
(32%)
 White 327
(35%)
13,283
(49%)
 Hispanic 118
(13%)
2,315
(9%)
 Two or More 89
(10%)
1,881
(7%)
 Asian 29
(3%)
761
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
87
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
57
(0%)

B M Williams Primary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 482
(52%)
17,273
(64%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 377
(41%)
8,470
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 63
(7%)
1,320
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, B M Williams Primary is ranked 141st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of B M Williams Primary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

B M Williams Primary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 736
2006 696
2007 809
2008 794
2009 832
2010 848
2011 902
2012 995
2013 962
2014 929
2015 922

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.4
2006 12.5
2007 21.2
2008 21.3
2009 21.8
2010 26.4
2011 26.5
2012 24.2
2013 22.3
2014 19.6
2015 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4375
2006 0.42816091954023
2007 0.40049443757726
2008 0.40176322418136
2009 0.41947115384615
2010 0.38561320754717
2011 0.41463414634146
2012 0.43015075376884
2013 0.43866943866944
2014 0.46071044133477
2015 0.47722342733189

Compare B M Williams Primary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
This School 47.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
B M Williams Primary
Chesapeake, VA
Public PK - 02 922 17.9:1  
Oxford Day School
Chesapeake, VA
Private KG - 12 56 15:1 1 miles
Immanuel Christian Learning Center
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Private PK - KG 85 10:1 1 miles
Greenbrier Primary
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Public PK - 02 675 19.6:1 2 miles
Apple Tree Learning Center
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Private PK - 03 53 9:1 2 miles
Greenbrier Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 904 13.8:1 2 miles
Crestwood Intermediate
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Public 03 - 05 806 17.5:1 2 miles
Crestwood Middle School
Chesapeake, VA
Public 06 - 08 535 11.3:1 2 miles
George W Carver Int
Chesapeake, VA
Public PK - 05 646 17:1 3 miles
Providence Christian School
Chesapeake, VA
Private PK - 08 75 7:1 3 miles
Portlock Primary
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Public PK - 02 568 12.4:1 3 miles
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