Bethlehem Elementary School



Bethlehem Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bethlehem Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 32
1 43
2 57
3 52
4 56
5 40
6 1
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bethlehem Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bethlehem, CT in the Regional School District 14. It enrolls 281 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bethlehem Elementary School is the 534th largest public school in Connecticut and the 42,812th largest nationally. It has 10.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 281
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.5

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Bethlehem Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 159
(57%)
563
(50%)
 Male 122
(43%)
554
(50%)

Bethlehem Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 268
(95%)
1,051
(94%)
 Hispanic 8
(3%)
33
(3%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
24
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
2
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
6
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Bethlehem Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 266
(95%)
1,050
(94%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 12
(4%)
53
(5%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
14
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Bethlehem Elementary School is ranked 591st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bethlehem Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (5.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 40.2%. 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.

Bethlehem Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 395
2006 341
2007 380
2008 380
2009 350
2010 349
2011 317
2012 281

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.9
2006 15.6
2007 13.3
2008 13.8
2009 12.7
2010 12.5
2011 12
2012 10.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.040506329113924
2006 0.055718475073314
2007 0.057894736842105
2008 0.073684210526316
2009 0.091428571428571
2010 0.065902578796562
2011 0.078864353312303
2012 0.053380782918149

Compare Bethlehem Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,060.0% 10.6:1
 
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 5.3%
 
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public KG - 06 281 10.6:1  
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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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