Bywood Elementary School

Tel: (610)352-6842
Grades: 1-5

684 students

Bywood Elementary School serves 684 students in grades 1-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Bywood Elementary School operates within the Upper Darby School District.

Overview

The student population of 684 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 1-5
Total Students 684 students
Bywood Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Bywood Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Bywood Elementary School 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 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Asian
18%
3%
Hispanic
6%
8%
Black
68%
16%
White
4%
71%
All Ethnic Groups Bywood Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Bywood Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.50 0.23
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.
63%
34%
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.
12%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,172 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 12,172 1,682
Upper Darby   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $150 MM $21 MM
Upper Darby   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $146 MM $20 MM
Upper Darby   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,706 $12,476
Upper Darby   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,424 $11,944
Upper Darby   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 - Green Ave Campus (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 | 1529 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Upper DarbyStonehurst Hills Elementary School
    7051 Ruskin Ln
    Upper DarbyPA 19082
    (610)626-9111
    0.6 mi | 625 students | Gr. 1-5                      
  • East LansdowneEast Lansdowne Elementary School
    Magnet School
    401 Emerson Ave
    East LansdownePA 19050
    (610)626-2415
    Magnet School

    0.8 mi | 340 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                      
  • Upper DarbyHighland Park Elementary School
    8301 West Chester Pk
    Upper DarbyPA 19082
    (610)853-4530
    0.9 mi | 657 students | Gr. 1-5                      

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Delaware County, PA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.28, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.23. The most diverse school district in Delaware County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.