Rawls Byrd Elementary School

  • Rawls Byrd Elementary School serves 499 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Rawls Byrd Elementary School operates within the Williamsburg-james City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 499 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 39% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students499 students
Rawls Byrd Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Rawls Byrd Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Rawls Byrd Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeRawls Byrd Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
Rawls Byrd Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
6%
Rawls Byrd Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
16%
14%
Rawls Byrd Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
15%
23%
Rawls Byrd Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
57%
52%
Rawls Byrd Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
10%
5%
Rawls Byrd Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsRawls Byrd Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA 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.
0.620.66
Rawls Byrd 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.
38%
34%
Rawls Byrd 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.
8%
6%
Rawls Byrd Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Williamsburg-james City School District's student population of 11,389 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,746 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,574 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District NameWilliamsburg-james City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed11,3893,627
Williamsburg-james City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$163 MM$42 MM
Williamsburg-james City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$161 MM$42 MM
Williamsburg-james City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$14,746$10,576
Williamsburg-james City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,574$10,658
Williamsburg-james City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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