Bethune Academy



Bethune Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bethune Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 72
1 72
2 72
3 72
4 88
5 88
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bethune Academy is a public elementary school located in Haines City, FL in the Polk School District. It enrolls 464 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bethune Academy is the 1,597th largest public school in Florida and the 25,062nd largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 464
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,062nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,597th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,184th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,637th out of 2,205

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Bethune Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 237
(51%)
37,087
(52%)
 Female 227
(49%)
34,787
(48%)

Bethune Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 159
(34%)
31,934
(44%)
 Black 152
(33%)
15,027
(21%)
 Hispanic 126
(27%)
21,142
(29%)
 Asian 12
(3%)
1,103
(2%)
 American Indian 7
(2%)
376
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
2,205
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
87
(0%)

Bethune Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 258
(56%)
44,877
(62%)
 Not Eligible 161
(35%)
21,318
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(10%)
5,679
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Bethune Academy is ranked 1,371st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bethune Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.3%) 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.

Bethune Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 461
2006 455
2007 455
2008 463
2009 445
2010 464
2011 463
2012 464

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.6
2006 12.6
2007 12.6
2008 11.6
2009 13.5
2010 15
2011 14.5
2012 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.54229934924078
2006 0.55384615384615
2007 0.16703296703297
2008 0.51835853131749
2009 0.60674157303371
2010 0.61853448275862
2011 0.65010799136069
2012 0.65301724137931

Compare Bethune Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 65.3%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Bethune Academy
Haines City, FL
Public KG - 05 464 14.5:1  
Eastside Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 1,060 16.1:1 1 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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