Mary Mcleod Bethune School



Mary Mcleod Bethune School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mary Mcleod Bethune School Students by Grade
PK 4
K 62
1 72
2 64
3 55
4 60
5 44
6 45
7 60
8 50
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mary Mcleod Bethune School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Phoenix Elementary School District. It enrolls 516 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mary Mcleod Bethune School is the 603rd largest public school in Arizona and the 20,076th largest nationally. It has 18.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 516
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,076th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 603rd out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 412th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 541st out of 948

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Mary Mcleod Bethune School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 264
(51%)
3,636
(51%)
 Female 252
(49%)
3,553
(49%)

Mary Mcleod Bethune School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 394
(76%)
5,891
(82%)
 Black 83
(16%)
521
(7%)
 White 28
(5%)
353
(5%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
190
(3%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
65
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
166
(2%)

Mary Mcleod Bethune School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 467
(91%)
1,449
(20%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 49
(9%)
5,229
(73%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
511
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Mary Mcleod Bethune School is ranked 968th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mary Mcleod Bethune School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (9.5%) is significantly lower than the state average of 55.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Mary Mcleod Bethune School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 0
2006 615
2007 643
2008 612
2009 480
2010 458
2011 493
2012 516

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 20.5
2007 17.1
2008 14.6
2009 15.5
2010 15
2011 14.3
2012 18.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.84878048780488
2007 0.99533437013997
2008 0.99509803921569
2009 0.047916666666667
2010 0.13100436681223
2011 0.08316430020284
2012 0.094961240310078

Compare Mary Mcleod Bethune School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
1,810.0% 18.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 9.5%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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