Bethune Elementary School



Bethune Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bethune Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 11
K 13
1 10
2 7
3 9
4 6
5 13
6 10
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bethune Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bethune, CO in the Bethune School District No. R- 5. It enrolls 79 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bethune Elementary School is the 1,017th largest public school in Colorado and the 53,641st largest nationally. It has 8.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 79
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 8.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 8.85
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 53,641st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 1,017th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 28th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 987th out of 1,072

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Bethune Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 45
(57%)
45
(57%)
 Female 34
(43%)
34
(43%)

Bethune Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 46
(58%)
46
(58%)
 Hispanic 31
(39%)
31
(39%)
 Asian 2
(3%)
2
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bethune Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 45
(57%)
45
(57%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(22%)
17
(22%)
 Not Eligible 17
(22%)
17
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Bethune Elementary School is ranked 804th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bethune Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.3%. 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.

Bethune Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 55
2006 60
2007 65
2008 67
2009 64
2010 74
2011 67
2012 79

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 8.5
2006 9.7
2007 9.8
2008 9.6
2009 8.7
2010 9.1
2011 6.9
2012 8.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.69090909090909
2006 0.66666666666667
2007 0.63076923076923
2008 0.67164179104478
2009 0.734375
2010 0.71621621621622
2011 0.6865671641791
2012 0.78481012658228

Compare Bethune Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
890.0% 8.9:1
 
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 78.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Bethune Elementary School
Bethune, CO
Public PK - 06 79 8.9:1  
Burlington Middle School
Burlington, CO
Public 05 - 08 222 16:1 8 miles
Burlington Elementary School
Burlington, CO
Public PK - 04 366 19.8:1 9 miles
Stratton Elementary School
Stratton, CO
Public PK - 05 109 13.2:1 10 miles
High Plains Elementary School
Vona, CO
Public PK - 06 60 7.1:1 18 miles
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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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