Bethune Middle School



Bethune Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bethune Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 89
5 81
6 124
7 149
8 123
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bethune Middle School is a public elementary school located in Folkston, GA in the Charlton County School District. It enrolls 566 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bethune Middle School is the 728th largest public school in Georgia and the 15,762nd largest nationally. It has 16.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 566
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,762nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 728th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,018th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 896th out of 1,342

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Bethune Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 284
(50%)
640
(50%)
 Female 282
(50%)
634
(50%)

Bethune Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 345
(61%)
802
(63%)
 Black 180
(32%)
384
(30%)
 Two or More 34
(6%)
68
(5%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
9
(1%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
10
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bethune Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 372
(66%)
949
(74%)
 Not Eligible 141
(25%)
199
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 53
(9%)
126
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Bethune Middle School is ranked 511th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bethune Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.1%) is higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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 Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 614
2011 590
2012 566

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 18
2011 17.6
2012 16.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.70358306188925
2011 0.71525423728814
2012 0.75088339222615

Compare Bethune Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,670.0% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 75.1%
 

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School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Bethune Middle School
Folkston, GA
Public 04 - 08 566 16.7:1  
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Public PK - 03 537 18.4:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 05 425 15.7:1 20 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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