Bell Elementary School



Bell Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bell Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 66
K 76
1 67
2 75
3 68
4 73
5 81
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bell Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bell, FL in the Gilchrist School District. It enrolls 506 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bell Elementary School is the 1,492nd largest public school in Florida and the 20,966th largest nationally. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 506
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 30
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,966th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,492nd out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 2,040th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,708th out of 2,205

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Bell Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 256
(51%)
1,310
(51%)
 Female 250
(49%)
1,261
(49%)

Bell Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 447
(88%)
2,243
(87%)
 Hispanic 36
(7%)
138
(5%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
49
(2%)
 Black 5
(1%)
127
(5%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
10
(0%)

Bell Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 284
(56%)
1,250
(49%)
 Not Eligible 158
(31%)
1,017
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 64
(13%)
304
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Bell Elementary School is ranked 1,204th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bell Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.8%) is slightly higher than the state average of 61.9%. 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 633
2006 629
2007 626
2008 568
2009 529
2010 553
2011 507
2012 506

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 17
2007 16.7
2008 14.5
2009 17.3
2010 17.3
2011 16.4
2012 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.57030015797788
2006 0.54848966613673
2007 0.50798722044728
2008 0.60387323943662
2009 0.68241965973535
2010 0.6003616636528
2011 0.66666666666667
2012 0.68774703557312

Compare Bell Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 68.8%
 

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Public PK - 05 506 16.9:1  
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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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