Birney Elementary School

  • Birney Elementary School serves 460 students in grades K-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Birney Elementary School operates within the Redondo Beach Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 460 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades K-5
Total Students460 students
Gender %Birney Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Students by GradeBirney Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Asian
9%
11%
Hispanic
22%
54%
Black
3%
6%
White
51%
24%
Two or more races
15%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsBirney Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.670.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%

District Comparison

  • Redondo Beach Unified School District's student population of 9,492 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,268 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,092 is higher than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District NameRedondo Beach Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed9,4921,564
Redondo Beach Unified School District Students Managed (1995-2016)
District Total Revenue$83 MM$17 MM
Redondo Beach Unified School District District Total Revenue (1997-2016)
District Spending$126 MM$18 MM
Redondo Beach Unified School District District Spending (1997-2016)
District Revenue / Student$9,268$10,991
Redondo Beach Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$14,092$11,482
Redondo Beach Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • Redondo Beach Madison Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 474 students
    0.6 miles
    2200 Mackay Ln.
    Redondo Beach, CA 90278
    (310)798-8623
    0.6 K-5 474
  • Redondo Beach Adams Middle School Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 994 students
    0.7 miles
    2600 Ripley Ave.
    Redondo Beach, CA 90278
    (310)798-8636
    0.7 6-8 994
  • Redondo Beach Jefferson Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 639 students
    0.7 miles
    600 Harkness Ln.
    Redondo Beach, CA 90278
    (310)798-8631
    0.7 K-5 639
  • Manhattan Beach Mira Costa High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2437 students
    0.7 miles
    1401 Artesia Blvd.
    Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
    (310)318-7337
    0.7 9-12 2437
  • Redondo Beach Washington Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 703 students
    0.7 miles
    1100 Lilienthal Ln.
    Redondo Beach, CA 90278
    (310)798-8641
    0.7 K-5 703

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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.