Bird Elementary



Bird Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bird Elementary Students by Grade
PK 4
K 71
1 72
2 72
3 88
4 86
5 92
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bird Elementary is a public elementary school located in Sun Prairie, WI in the Sun Prairie Area School District. It enrolls 485 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bird Elementary is the 232nd largest public school in Wisconsin and the 23,369th largest nationally. It has 13.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 485
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.11
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,369th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Wisconsin: 232nd out of 1,196
Student/Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 352nd out of 1,191
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 140th out of 1,191

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Bird Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 243
(50%)
2,755
(52%)
 Female 242
(50%)
2,534
(48%)

Bird Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 297
(61%)
3,417
(65%)
 Black 58
(12%)
507
(10%)
 Hispanic 52
(11%)
470
(9%)
 Two or More 43
(9%)
409
(8%)
 Asian 33
(7%)
471
(9%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Bird Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 311
(64%)
3,961
(75%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 155
(32%)
1,194
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 19
(4%)
134
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,175 ranked schools in Wisconsin, Bird Elementary is ranked 425th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bird Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (35.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 42.8%. 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.

Bird Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 462
2006 455
2007 463
2008 437
2009 405
2010 441
2011 445
2012 468
2013 479
2014 468
2015 485

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.8
2006 12
2007 12.2
2008 11.8
2009 11.3
2010 12.2
2011 11.8
2012 12.4
2013 12.3
2014 N/A
2015 13.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24458874458874
2006 0.22197802197802
2007 0.24838012958963
2008 0.27688787185355
2009 0.35061728395062
2010 0.36961451247166
2011 0.36404494382022
2012 0.38247863247863
2013 0.38622129436326
2014 0.37820512820513
2015 0.35876288659794

Compare Bird Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,310.0% 13.1:1
 
1,434.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 35.9%
 
State Average 42.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Bird Elementary
Sun Prairie, WI
Public PK - 05 485 13.1:1  
Northside Elementary
Sun Prairie, WI
Public PK - 05 583 14:1 1 miles
Peace Lutheran School & Prekindergarten
Sun Prairie, WI
Private PK - 08 146 10:1 1 miles
Patrick Marsh Middle School
Sun Prairie, WI
Public 06 - 07 582 14.4:1 2 miles
Westside Elementary
Sun Prairie, WI
Public PK - 05 440 11.1:1 2 miles
Sun Prairie Four Kids
Sun Prairie, WI
Public PK - PK 506 53.3:1 2 miles
Prairie View Middle School
Sun Prairie, WI
Public 06 - 07 511 12.1:1 2 miles
Sacred Hearts School
Sun Prairie, WI
Private PK - 08 372 16:1 2 miles
Eastside Elementary
Sun Prairie, WI
Public PK - 05 559 15.4:1 2 miles
Royal Oaks Elementary
Sun Prairie, WI
Public PK - 05 521 15.1:1 2 miles
Prairie Phoenix Academy
Sun Prairie, WI
Public 06 - 12 81 12.5:1 2 miles
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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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