Bywood Elementary School

Tel: (610)352-6842
Grades 1-5
611 students
Bywood Elementary School serves 611 students in grades 1 - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Bywood Elementary School operates within the Upper Darby School District.

School Overview

The student population of 611 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 1-5
Total Students 611 students
Bywood Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Bywood Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Bywood Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Bywood Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Bywood Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
17%
3%
Bywood Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
7%
9%
Bywood Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
71%
15%
Bywood Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
4%
69%
Bywood Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Bywood Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.47 0.24
Bywood Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
71%
38%
Bywood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
8%
5%
Bywood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Upper Darby School District's student population of 12,430 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,439 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,941 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Upper Darby School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
3
Number of Students Managed 12,430 1,514
Upper Darby   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $159 MM $21 MM
Upper Darby   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $153 MM $20 MM
Upper Darby   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,439 $12,967
Upper Darby   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,941 $12,300
Upper Darby   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Penn Wood High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Beverly Hills Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stonehurst Hills Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Upper DarbyBeverly Hills Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1480 students
    0.4 miles
    1400 Garrett Rd
    Upper DarbyPA 19082
    (610)626-9317
    0.46-81480
  • Upper DarbyStonehurst Hills Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 595 students
    0.6 miles
    7051 Ruskin Ln
    Upper DarbyPA 19082
    (610)626-9111
    0.61-5595
  • LansdowneEast Lansdowne Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 347 students
    0.8 miles
    401 Emerson Ave
    LansdownePA 19050
    (610)626-2415
    0.8KG-6347
  • LansdownePenn Wood High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1473 students
    0.8 miles
    100 Green Ave
    LansdownePA 19050
    (610)284-8080
    0.89-121473
  • Upper DarbyHighland Park Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 726 students
    0.9 miles
    8301 West Chester Pk
    Upper DarbyPA 19082
    (610)853-4530
    0.91-5726

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