Bryant Elementary School

Bryant Elementary School serves 414 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Bryant Elementary School operates within the Tacoma School District.

Overview

The student population of 414 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 414 students
Bryant Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Bryant Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Bryant Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 19:1
Bryant Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
2%
Bryant Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
3%
7%
Bryant Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
7%
20%
Bryant Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
17%
5%
Bryant Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
53%
60%
Bryant Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bryant Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Bryant 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.
0.65 0.39
Bryant 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.
37%
37%
Bryant Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
3%
7%
Bryant Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 30,774 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Tacoma School District
Number of Schools
Managed
67
4
Number of Students Managed 30,774 974
Tacoma   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $375 MM $12 MM
Tacoma   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $381 MM $11 MM
Tacoma   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,695 $12,260
Tacoma   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,902 $11,231
Tacoma   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Alternative Spcl Needs Div Occ High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Jason Lee Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grant Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Tacoma Jason Lee Middle School
    602 North Sprague Ave
    Tacoma , WA , 98403
    (253)571-7700
    0.1  mi  |  497  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Tacoma Grant Elementary School
    1018 North Prospect St
    Tacoma , WA , 98406
    (253)571-5400
    0.5  mi  |  376  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Tacoma Special Services
    Alternative School
    601 South 8th St
    Tacoma , WA , 98405
    (253)571-1224
    Alternative School
    0.7  mi  |  17  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Tacoma Community Based Trans Program High School
    Special Education School
    601 South 8th St
    Tacoma , WA , 98405
    (253)571-1145
    Special Education School
    0.7  mi  |  35  students  |  Gr.  11-12
  • Tacoma Alternative Spcl Needs Div Occ High School
    Special Education School
    601 South 8th St
    Tacoma , WA , 98405
    (253)571-1040
    Special Education School
    0.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Tacoma, WA 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 0.54, which is higher than the Washington average of 0.44. The most diverse school in Tacoma is Lincoln High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Washington or national school diversity statistics.