Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School

Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School serves 509 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School operates within the Williamsburg-james City Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 509 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 509 students
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Total Students (1990-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School 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 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
6%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
8%
12%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
16%
25%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Black (1993-2012)
White
64%
53%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Clara Byrd Baker 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.
0.56 0.64
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
28%
32%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,797 students has grown by 1634% over five years.
School District Name Williamsburg-james City Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
6
Number of Students Managed 11,797 3,669
Williamsburg-james City Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $144 MM $43 MM
Williamsburg-james City Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $143 MM $42 MM
Williamsburg-james City Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $211,678 $11,282
Williamsburg-james City Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $209,999 $11,065
Williamsburg-james City Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Jamestown High School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Eastern St. Hosp. Ed. Prg (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rawls Byrd Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Williamsburg Jamestown High School
    3751 John Tyler Hwy
    Williamsburg , VA , 23135
    (757)259-3600
    1.4  mi  |  1186  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Williamsburg Rawls Byrd Elementary School
    112 Laurel Ln
    Williamsburg , VA , 23185
    (757)229-7597
    1.8  mi  |  461  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Williamsburg Eastern St. Hosp. Ed. Prg
    Special Education School
    4601 Ironbound Rd B11
    Williamsburg , VA , 23187
    (757)253-4250
    Special Education School
    3.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Williamsburg Berkeley Middle School
    1118 Ironbound Rd
    Williamsburg , VA , 23185
    (757)229-8051
    3.2  mi  |  936  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Williamsburg Matoaka Elementary School
    4001 Brick Bat Rd
    Williamsburg , VA , 23188
    (757)564-4001
    3.2  mi  |  732  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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