Birdneck Elementary 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2016 (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
735
Classroom Teachers
42

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Virginia

4

(10 is best)

Better than 33.3% of VA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 75
Proficiency in Reading 69 75
Proficiency in Math 71 76

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 75 81
Proficiency in Reading 78 79
Proficiency in Math 72 82

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 81 81
Proficiency in Reading 82 82
Proficiency in Math 80 79

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.58
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.85
AVG FOR STATE 14.23
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 94 12.8%
Kindergarten 119 16.2%
Grade 1 127 17.3%
Grade 2 95 12.9%
Grade 3 110 15.0%
Grade 4 104 14.1%
Grade 5 86 11.7%
Total 735 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 44.4% 54.8% 53.3%
Black 28.8% 26.2% 24.2%
Hispanic 23.0% 11.9% 15.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.1% 6.8% 7.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 70.2% 36.6% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 52.9% 28.9% 34.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.3% 7.7% 5.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 449,733 8,470,020
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,733.6 211
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.7% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.2% 34.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.3% 26.8%
65 OR OLDER 12.3% 13.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number of households 167,509 3,111,562
Single parent households with children 12.3% 10.2%
Adults with at least a high school diploma 93.2% 88.6%
Adults with at least a bachelor's degree 34.2% 36.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.0% 15.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.2% 15.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.6% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.6% 17.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.0% 16.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.4% 12.2%
$15,000 or less 6.3% 9.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,075 $428,627,700 52.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $458 $32,314,648 3.9%
Staff $821 $57,926,476 7.1%
General Administration $79 $5,573,924 0.7%
School Administration $639 $45,085,284 5.5%
Operation $1,320 $93,133,920 11.4%
Transportation $417 $29,421,852 3.6%
Other $202 $14,252,312 1.7%
Total Support $3,937 $277,778,972 33.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,587 $111,972,372 13.7%
Total Expenditures $11,600 $818,449,600 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,589 $8,460,570,801 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $543 $697,411,110 4.5%
Staff $704 $904,478,914 5.8%
General Administration $177 $226,760,480 1.4%
School Administration $645 $828,806,887 5.3%
Operation $1,032 $1,324,961,731 8.5%
Transportation $594 $763,112,876 4.9%
Other $170 $218,575,002 1.4%
Total Support $3,866 $4,963,948,076 31.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,728 $2,219,336,035 14.2%
Total Expenditures $12,183 $15,643,856,888 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%