Bethesda Elementary School



Bethesda Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bethesda Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 11
K 214
1 251
2 213
3 198
4 208
5 196
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bethesda Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Lawrenceville, GA in the Gwinnett County School District. It enrolls 1,291 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bethesda Elementary School is the 19th largest public school in Georgia and the 297th largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,291
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 85.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 297th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 19th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 599th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 14th out of 1,342

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Bethesda Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 678
(53%)
59,819
(52%)
 Female 613
(47%)
56,203
(48%)

Bethesda Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 715
(55%)
32,174
(28%)
 Black 293
(23%)
34,927
(30%)
 Asian 159
(12%)
11,471
(10%)
 White 84
(7%)
32,718
(28%)
 Two or More 31
(2%)
4,259
(4%)
 American Indian 5
(0%)
309
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
164
(0%)

Bethesda Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,006
(78%)
58,746
(51%)
 Not Eligible 176
(14%)
47,917
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 109
(8%)
9,359
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Bethesda Elementary School is ranked 12th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bethesda Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.4%) 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.

Bethesda Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1084
2006 1064
2007 1101
2008 1134
2009 1187
2010 1214
2011 1263
2012 1291

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.2
2006 11.7
2007 12.5
2008 12.5
2009 13.2
2010 14.3
2011 15.2
2012 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.73339483394834
2006 0.78101503759398
2007 0.7747502270663
2008 0.83333333333333
2009 0.83656276326874
2010 0.85337726523888
2011 0.87410926365796
2012 0.86367157242448

Compare Bethesda Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 86.4%
 

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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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