Lloyd C Bird High School

Lloyd C Bird High School serves 1,853 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Lloyd C Bird High School operates within the Chesterfield County School District.
Chesterfield County School District's 88% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

The student population of 1853 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 121 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,853 students
Lloyd C Bird High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lloyd C Bird High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 121 teachers
Lloyd C Bird High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Lloyd C Bird High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Lloyd C Bird High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
Lloyd C Bird High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
13%
13%
Lloyd C Bird High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
39%
23%
Lloyd C Bird High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
43%
52%
Lloyd C Bird High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Lloyd C Bird High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.65 0.66
Lloyd C Bird High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
n/a
33%
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.
n/a
6%

District Comparison

Chesterfield County School District's student population of 59,186 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 86% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,086 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Chesterfield County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
4
Number of Students Managed 59,186 3,815
Chesterfield County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 79%
Chesterfield County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $600 MM n/a
Chesterfield County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $589 MM n/a
Chesterfield County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,086 n/a
Chesterfield County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,890 n/a
Chesterfield County 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 Chesterfield Technical High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Salem Church Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is O B Gates Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ChesterfieldChesterfield Technical High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.3 miles
    10101 Courthouse Rd
    ChesterfieldVA 23832
    (804)768-6160
    0.39-12n/a
  • ChesterfieldChesterfield Juvenile Detention HomeAlternative School

    0.5 miles
    9700 Krause Rd
    ChesterfieldVA 23832
    (804)706-2160
    0.5n/an/a
  • ChesterfieldO B Gates Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 731 students
    0.5 miles
    10001 Courthouse Rd
    ChesterfieldVA 23832
    (804)768-6195
    0.5PK-5731
  • RichmondSalem Church Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 582 students
    0.5 miles
    9600 Salem Church Rd
    RichmondVA 23237
    (804)768-6215
    0.5PK-5582
  • RichmondSalem Church Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 851 students
    0.5 miles
    9700 Salem Church Rd;
    RichmondVA 23237
    (804)768-6225
    0.56-8851

School Reviews

Graduated 2007. We were the last class for all the good stuff! Mr. Tylus, pizza, soda, ect.... It was definitely a great school! Better than the others. What's the word? L C BIRD!!!!!
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 05/16/16
I WENT TO BIRD FROM 1985 TO 1989 AND IT WAS THE BEST SCHOOL I HAVE EVER KNOWN. I HAD THE BEST OF THE BEST TEACHERS AND GUIDANCE. I WOULD DEFINITELY RECCOMEND THIS SCHOOL TO ALL OF THE STUDENTS AROUND THIS AREA. THE STAFF IS WONDERFUL!
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 10/05/13

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