Bells Ferry Elementary School



Bells Ferry Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bells Ferry Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 3
K 103
1 94
2 95
3 116
4 92
5 109
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bells Ferry Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Marietta, GA in the Cobb County School District. It enrolls 612 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bells Ferry Elementary School is the 622nd largest public school in Georgia and the 12,489th largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 612
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 40
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,489th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 622nd out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 665th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 608th out of 1,342

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Bells Ferry Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 316
(52%)
38,547
(51%)
 Female 296
(48%)
36,827
(49%)

Bells Ferry Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 223
(36%)
31,121
(41%)
 Black 188
(31%)
23,047
(31%)
 Asian 91
(15%)
3,675
(5%)
 Hispanic 86
(14%)
14,655
(19%)
 Two or More 23
(4%)
2,691
(4%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
139
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
46
(0%)

Bells Ferry Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 335
(55%)
39,399
(52%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 232
(38%)
31,621
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(7%)
4,354
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Bells Ferry Elementary School is ranked 983rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bells Ferry Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.3%) is lower than the state average of 62.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Bells Ferry Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 553
2006 566
2007 605
2008 516
2009 583
2010 603
2011 593
2012 612

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 11.4
2007 12.6
2008 10.9
2009 12.4
2010 13.4
2011 13.5
2012 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40144665461121
2006 0.42402826855124
2007 0.45454545454545
2008 0.48255813953488
2009 0.45626072041166
2010 0.46268656716418
2011 0.43676222596965
2012 0.45261437908497

Compare Bells Ferry Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 45.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

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Public PK - 05 612 15.3:1  
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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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