Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School

Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School serves 553 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School operates within the Williamsburg-james City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 553 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 553 students
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
Asian
5%
6%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
10%
13%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
17%
23%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
62%
52%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School White Students (1993-2014)
Two or more races
6%
5%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.58 0.42
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
30%
33%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,285 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,056 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,881 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Williamsburg-james City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed 11,285 3,815
Williamsburg-james City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $163 MM $42 MM
Williamsburg-james City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $161 MM $42 MM
Williamsburg-james City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,056 $10,576
Williamsburg-james City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,881 $10,658
Williamsburg-james City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Jamestown High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Berkeley Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rawls Byrd Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WilliamsburgJamestown High School
    1.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1263 students3751 John Tyler Hwy
    WilliamsburgVA 23135
    (757)259-3600
    1.49-121263
  • WilliamsburgRawls Byrd Elementary School
    1.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 502 students112 Laurel Ln
    WilliamsburgVA 23185
    (757)229-7597
    1.8PK-5502
  • WilliamsburgBerkeley Middle School
    3.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 902 students1118 Ironbound Rd
    WilliamsburgVA 23185
    (757)229-8051
    3.26-8902
  • WilliamsburgEastern St. Hosp. Ed. Prg
    Special Education School
    3.2 miles | Grades: PK-124601 Ironbound Rd B11
    WilliamsburgVA 23187
    (757)253-4250
    3.2PK-12n/a
  • WilliamsburgMatoaka Elementary School
    3.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 745 students4001 Brick Bat Rd
    WilliamsburgVA 23188
    (757)564-4001
    3.2KG-5745

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