Birdneck Elementary



Birdneck Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Birdneck Elementary Students by Grade
PK 94
K 119
1 127
2 95
3 110
4 104
5 86
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Birdneck Elementary is a public elementary school located in Virginia Beach, VA in the Va Beach City Public Schools. It enrolls 735 students in grades 1st through 12th. Birdneck Elementary is the 178th largest public school in Virginia and the 6,553rd largest nationally. It has 17.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 735
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.81
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,553rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 178th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 833rd out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 249th out of 1,156

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Birdneck Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 383
(52%)
24,973
(52%)
 Female 352
(48%)
23,413
(48%)

Birdneck Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 283
(39%)
23,880
(49%)
 Black 184
(25%)
11,379
(24%)
 Hispanic 147
(20%)
5,538
(11%)
 Two or More 97
(13%)
4,570
(9%)
 Asian 16
(2%)
2,674
(6%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
99
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
246
(1%)

Birdneck Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 389
(53%)
15,182
(31%)
 Not Eligible 219
(30%)
29,298
(61%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 127
(17%)
3,906
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Birdneck Elementary is ranked 79th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Birdneck Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.2%) is 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.

Birdneck Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 915
2006 1023
2007 1035
2008 1017
2009 830
2010 819
2011 719
2012 753
2013 765
2014 732
2015 735

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.3
2006 10.4
2007 13.4
2008 12.8
2009 11.9
2010 13
2011 15.6
2012 17
2013 18.6
2014 17
2015 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.72568306010929
2006 0.82795698924731
2007 0.76328502415459
2008 0.73942969518191
2009 0.73975903614458
2010 0.65079365079365
2011 0.82475660639777
2012 0.60956175298805
2013 0.67712418300654
2014 0.66120218579235
2015 0.70204081632653

Compare Birdneck Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 70.2%
 

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