Bethune Public Schools



Bethune Public Schools Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bethune Public Schools Students by Grade
PK 8
K 4
1 10
2 7
3 10
4 8
5 5
6 10
7 8
8 7
9 9
10 10
11 12
12 5

Bethune Public Schools is a public elementary school located in Bethune, CO in the Bethune School District No. R- 5. It enrolls 113 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bethune Public Schools is the 1,024th largest public school in Colorado and the 52,566th largest nationally. It has 7.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 113
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 7.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 52,566th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 1,024th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 26th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 943rd out of 1,097

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Bethune Public Schools Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 61
(54%)
61
(54%)
 Female 52
(46%)
52
(46%)

Bethune Public Schools Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 69
(61%)
69
(61%)
 Hispanic 37
(33%)
37
(33%)
 Asian 4
(4%)
4
(4%)
 Two or More 3
(3%)
3
(3%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bethune Public Schools Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 62
(55%)
62
(55%)
 Not Eligible 30
(27%)
30
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(19%)
21
(19%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Bethune Public Schools is ranked 750th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bethune Public Schools students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.5%. 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 Public Schools Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 64
2006 68
2007 59
2008 62
2009 62
2010 56
2011 66
2012 54
2013 61
2014 117
2015 113

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 7.6
2006 8.1
2007 8.3
2008 8.4
2009 8.2
2010 8
2011 10.9
2012 8.2
2013 10
2014 9.2
2015 7.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53125
2006 0.57352941176471
2007 0.59322033898305
2008 0.61290322580645
2009 0.66129032258065
2010 0.58928571428571
2011 0.57575757575758
2012 0.57407407407407
2013 0.62295081967213
2014 0.70940170940171
2015 0.73451327433628

Compare Bethune Public Schools to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
790.0% 7.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 73.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Bethune Public Schools
Bethune, CO
Public PK - 12 113 7.9:1  
Burlington Middle School
Burlington, CO
Public 05 - 08 195 13.4:1 8 miles
Burlington Elementary School
Burlington, CO
Public PK - 04 349 17.4:1 9 miles
Stratton Elementary School
Stratton, CO
Public PK - 05 139 14.6:1 10 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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