Bear Creek Elementary School



Bear Creek Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bear Creek Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 30
K 51
1 63
2 61
3 72
4 50
5 62
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bear Creek Elementary School is a public elementary school located in St. Petersburg, FL in the Pinellas School District. It enrolls 389 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bear Creek Elementary School is the 1,764th largest public school in Florida and the 32,735th largest nationally. It has 11.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 389
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,735th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,764th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 258th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,601st out of 2,205

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Bear Creek Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 211
(54%)
37,418
(52%)
 Female 178
(46%)
34,659
(48%)

Bear Creek Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 178
(46%)
13,962
(19%)
 White 150
(39%)
41,149
(57%)
 Hispanic 29
(7%)
10,691
(15%)
 Two or More 26
(7%)
3,008
(4%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
2,916
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
175
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
176
(0%)

Bear Creek Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 304
(78%)
37,527
(52%)
 Not Eligible 56
(14%)
29,749
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(7%)
4,801
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Bear Creek Elementary School is ranked 1,252nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bear Creek Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.6%) is 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.

Bear Creek Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 545
2006 503
2007 513
2008 497
2009 454
2010 404
2011 388
2012 389

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 15.2
2007 13.5
2008 11.5
2009 13
2010 13.5
2011 13.4
2012 11.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.66422018348624
2006 0.74155069582505
2007 0.76608187134503
2008 0.86519114688129
2009 0.87885462555066
2010 0.80940594059406
2011 0.83762886597938
2012 0.8560411311054

Compare Bear Creek Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,180.0% 11.8:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 85.6%
 

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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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