Lloyd C Bird High School

Lloyd C Bird High School serves 1,679 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Lloyd C Bird High School operates within the Chesterfield County School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1679 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 125 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,679 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 125 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
14%
12%
Black
41%
24%
White
41%
53%
Two or more races
2%
4%
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.
0.65 0.41
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 32%
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

The district's student population of 59,038 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,809 is less than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,611 is less than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Chesterfield County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
4
Number of Students Managed 59,038 3,850
Graduation Rate 86% 77%
District Total Revenue $639 MM $43 MM
District Spending $627 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,809 $11,282
District Spending / Student $10,611 $11,065
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 School
    Vocational School
    10101 Courthouse Rd
    ChesterfieldVA 23832
    (804)768-6160
    Vocational School

    0.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • ChesterfieldChesterfield Juvenile Detention Home
    Alternative School
    9700 Krause Rd
    ChesterfieldVA 23832
    (804)706-2160
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • ChesterfieldO B Gates Elementary School
    10001 Courthouse Rd
    ChesterfieldVA 23832
    (804)768-6195
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 748 students                      
  • RichmondSalem Church Middle School
    9700 Salem Church Rd;
    RichmondVA 23237
    (804)768-6225
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 824 students                      
  • RichmondSalem Church Elementary School
    9600 Salem Church Rd
    RichmondVA 23237
    (804)768-6215
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 565 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended April 14, 2014 - 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
  • Recommended October 05, 2013 - 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

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