Birney Elementary School

  • Birney Elementary School serves 451 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% 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 451 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students451 students
Birney Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Birney Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Birney Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2015)
Students by GradeBirney Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Birney Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Birney Elementary School American Indian Students (2000-2012)
Asian
9%
11%
Birney Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
22%
54%
Birney Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
3%
6%
Birney Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
52%
24%
Birney Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Birney Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2011)
Two or more races
14%
3%
Birney Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBirney Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA 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.
0.660.41
Birney Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
14%
50%
Birney Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
4%
9%
Birney Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Redondo Beach Unified School District's student population of 9,326 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,107 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,846 is higher than the state average of $11,255. 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 Managed9,3261,597
Redondo Beach Unified School District Students Managed (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue$83 MM$18 MM
Redondo Beach Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$126 MM$18 MM
Redondo Beach Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,107$10,966
Redondo Beach Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,846$11,255
Redondo Beach Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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    Redondo BeachCA 90278
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