Bywood Elementary School

Bywood Elementary School serves 648 students in grades 1-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Bywood Elementary School operates within the Upper Darby School District.

Overview

The student population of 648 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 1-5
Total Students 648 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
American Indian
1% n/a
Asian
18%
3%
Hispanic
7%
9%
Black
69%
16%
White
4%
70%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.49 0.24
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.
70%
36%
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.
10%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,207 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Upper Darby School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
3
Number of Students Managed 12,207 1,528
District Total Revenue $150 MM $21 MM
District Spending $146 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,706 $12,476
District Spending / Student $12,424 $11,944
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Penn Wood High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Beverly Hills Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stonehurst Hills Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Upper DarbyBeverly Hills Middle School
    1400 Garrett Rd
    Upper DarbyPA 19082
    (610)626-9317
    0.4 mi | 1525 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Upper DarbyStonehurst Hills Elementary School
    7051 Ruskin Ln
    Upper DarbyPA 19082
    (610)626-9111
    0.6 mi | 606 students | Gr. 1-5                      
  • LansdownePenn Wood High School
    100 Green Ave
    LansdownePA 19050
    (610)284-8080
    0.8 mi | 1587 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LansdowneEast Lansdowne Elementary School
    Magnet School
    401 Emerson Ave
    LansdownePA 19050
    (610)626-2415
    Magnet School

    0.8 mi | 365 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • LansdownePenn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus
    100 Green Ave
    LansdownePA 19050
    (610)284-8080
    0.8 mi | 775 students | Gr. 11-12                      

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