Bivins Elementary School

  • Bivins Elementary School serves 553 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Bivins Elementary School operates within the Amarillo Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 553 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students553 students
Bivins Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Bivins Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Bivins Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeBivins Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Bivins Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Bivins Elementary School Asian Students (2002-2015)
Hispanic
39%
52%
Bivins Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
7%
13%
Bivins Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
48%
29%
Bivins Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Bivins Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Bivins Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBivins Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX 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.
0.620.63
Bivins Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
62%
52%
Bivins Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
7%
6%
Bivins Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Amarillo Independent School District's student population of 33,576 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,611 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,256 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameAmarillo Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
54
3
Number of Students Managed33,576825
Amarillo Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$288 MM$9 MM
Amarillo Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$276 MM$10 MM
Amarillo Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$8,611$12,250
Amarillo Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$8,256$12,682
Amarillo Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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