Birdneck Elem School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
957 S Birdneck Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Phone
(757) 648-2120
District
VA BEACH CITY PBLC SCHS
County
VIRGINIA BEACH CITY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
638
Classroom Teachers
46

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Virginia

4

(10 is best)

Better than 38.2% of VA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Birdneck Elem School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 74 77
Proficiency in Reading 63 71
Proficiency in Math 84 83

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 79
Proficiency in Reading 77 75
Proficiency in Math 81 83

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 77 80
Proficiency in Reading 79 78
Proficiency in Math 74 81

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.87
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.89
AVG FOR STATE 14.82
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 97 15.2%
Kindergarten 120 18.8%
Grade 1 105 16.5%
Grade 2 81 12.7%
Grade 3 66 10.3%
Grade 4 97 15.2%
Grade 5 72 11.3%
Total 638 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 43.1% 53.4% 51.3%
Black 33.3% 26.1% 23.5%
Hispanic 20.9% 13.0% 17.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 6.7% 7.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.5% 0.8% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 71.0% 39.3% 44.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 55.5% 31.6% 39.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.5% 7.7% 5.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 450,135 8,535,519
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,735.1 213
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.3% 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.0% 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.0% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 13.2% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 169,290 3,134,965
Single Parent Households With Children 11.6% 9.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.2% 89.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 35.2% 38.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 14.2% 18.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.5% 16.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.7% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.5% 16.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.9% 15.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.5% 11.3%
$15,000 or less 5.7% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,534 $451,401,390 52.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $509 $35,164,265 4.1%
Staff $917 $63,350,945 7.4%
General Administration $91 $6,286,735 0.7%
School Administration $665 $45,941,525 5.4%
Operation $1,404 $96,995,340 11.3%
Transportation $464 $32,055,440 3.8%
Other $227 $15,682,295 1.8%
Total Support $4,278 $295,545,630 34.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,566 $108,187,110 12.7%
Total Expenditures $12,377 $855,065,045 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,221 $9,310,440,064 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $601 $774,840,016 4.5%
Staff $786 $1,013,471,409 5.9%
General Administration $192 $247,308,539 1.4%
School Administration $696 $897,204,222 5.2%
Operation $1,059 $1,365,187,909 7.9%
Transportation $611 $787,748,554 4.6%
Other $236 $303,985,152 1.8%
Total Support $4,180 $5,389,939,101 31.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,956 $2,522,476,445 14.6%
Total Expenditures $13,357 $17,222,713,230 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%