Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School

Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School serves 556 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% 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 School District.

Overview

The student population of 556 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 556 students
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Total Students (1990-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2013)
Students by Grade Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 16:1 15:1
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2013)
Asian
4%
6%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
11%
12%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Black Students (1995-2013)
Black
18%
24%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
61%
53%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School White Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.58 0.41
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2013)
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.
31%
32%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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%
6%
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,062 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,658 is higher than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 38% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,550 is higher than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District Name Williamsburg-james City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed 12,062 3,850
Williamsburg-james City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $144 MM $43 MM
Williamsburg-james City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $143 MM $42 MM
Williamsburg-james City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,658 $11,282
Williamsburg-james City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,550 $11,065
Williamsburg-james City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 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 Grades Students
  • WilliamsburgJamestown High School
    3751 John Tyler Hwy
    WilliamsburgVA 23135
    (757)259-3600
    1.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1211 students                      
  • WilliamsburgRawls Byrd Elementary School
    112 Laurel Ln
    WilliamsburgVA 23185
    (757)229-7597
    1.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 494 students                      
  • WilliamsburgEastern St. Hosp. Ed. Prg
    Special Education School
    4601 Ironbound Rd B11
    WilliamsburgVA 23187
    (757)253-4250
    Special Education School

    3.2 mi | Gr. PK-12 | n/a students                      
  • WilliamsburgBerkeley Middle School
    1118 Ironbound Rd
    WilliamsburgVA 23185
    (757)229-8051
    3.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 942 students                      
  • WilliamsburgMatoaka Elementary School
    4001 Brick Bat Rd
    WilliamsburgVA 23188
    (757)564-4001
    3.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 711 students                      

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