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 (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Bywood Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
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 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Bywood Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
18%
3%
Bywood Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
6%
8%
Bywood Elementary School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
68%
16%
Bywood Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
4%
71%
Bywood Elementary School White (1988-2012)
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 0.47
Bywood Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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%
Bywood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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%
Bywood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

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 1,559
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: 2012 (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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