Bell Middle School



Bell Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bell Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 298
7 324
8 335
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bell Middle School is a public elementary school located in San Diego, CA in the San Diego Unf School District. It enrolls 957 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 21.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 957
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 45.22

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Bell Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 531
(55%)
47,483
(51%)
 Female 426
(45%)
45,196
(49%)

Bell Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 385
(40%)
43,636
(47%)
 Asian 294
(31%)
12,272
(13%)
 Black 159
(17%)
9,386
(10%)
 Two or More 71
(7%)
5,395
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 23
(2%)
559
(1%)
 White 22
(2%)
21,189
(23%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
242
(0%)

Bell Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 594
(62%)
52,873
(57%)
 Not Eligible 189
(20%)
31,721
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 174
(18%)
8,085
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Bell Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (80.3%) is higher than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Bell Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1482
2006 1452
2007 1373
2008 1267
2009 1075
2010 1056
2011 1002
2012 957

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.1
2006 20.1
2007 16.5
2008 20.7
2009 19.2
2010 N/A
2011 21.2
2012 21.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6531713900135
2006 0.67079889807163
2007 0.73051711580481
2008 0.76006314127861
2009 0.75813953488372
2010 0.79829545454545
2011
2012 0.8025078369906

Compare Bell Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,120.0% 21.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 80.3%
 

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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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