William M. Bass Elementary



William M. Bass Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

William M. Bass Elementary Students by Grade
PK 23
K 38
1 49
2 43
3 38
4 39
5 40
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

William M. Bass Elementary is a public elementary school located in Lynchburg, VA in the Lynchburg City Public Schools. It enrolls 270 students in grades 1st through 12th. William M. Bass Elementary is the 1,034th largest public school in Virginia and the 44,036th largest nationally. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 270
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 20
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,036th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 1,034th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 170th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 995th out of 1,156

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William M. Bass Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 145
(54%)
2,983
(48%)
 Male 125
(46%)
3,184
(52%)

William M. Bass Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 154
(57%)
3,051
(49%)
 White 62
(23%)
2,053
(33%)
 Two or More 36
(13%)
531
(9%)
 Hispanic 15
(6%)
339
(5%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
31
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
158
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
4
(0%)

William M. Bass Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 267
(99%)
4,404
(71%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
1,662
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
101
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, William M. Bass Elementary is ranked 458th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of William M. Bass Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.9%) is significantly 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.

William M. Bass Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 266
2006 246
2007 240
2008 241
2009 240
2010 251
2011 274
2012 277
2013 313
2014 274
2015 270

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.1
2006 8.8
2007 13.1
2008 13.2
2009 13.1
2010 12.2
2011 14.6
2012 16.5
2013 17.5
2014 13.7
2015 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.84586466165414
2006 0.8739837398374
2007 0.8625
2008 0.88796680497925
2009 0.89583333333333
2010 0.89243027888446
2011 0.91970802919708
2012 0.95667870036101
2013 0.88817891373802
2014 0.9014598540146
2015 0.98888888888889

Compare William M. Bass Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 98.9%
 

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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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