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 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Rawls Byrd Elementary School operates within the Williamsburg-james City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 499 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 499 students
Rawls Byrd Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Rawls Byrd Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Rawls Byrd Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Rawls Byrd Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Rawls Byrd Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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%
51%
Rawls Byrd Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Rawls Byrd Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2011)
Two or more races
10%
5%
Rawls Byrd Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.62 0.42
Rawls Byrd 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.
n/a n/a
Rawls Byrd Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Rawls Byrd Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

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 $10,875 in this district is less than the state average of $11,091. The district revenue/student has declined by 27% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,072 is less than the state average of $11,504. The district spending/student has declined by 25% over four years.
School District Name Williamsburg-james City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed 11,389 3,627
Williamsburg-james City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $120 MM $40 MM
Williamsburg-james City School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $122 MM $42 MM
Williamsburg-james City School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,875 $11,091
Williamsburg-james City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,072 $11,504
Williamsburg-james City School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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