Bethune Elementary School



Bethune Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bethune Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 19
K 89
1 81
2 94
3 88
4 87
5 66
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bethune Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Atlanta, GA in the Atlanta Public Schools. It enrolls 524 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bethune Elementary School is the 892nd largest public school in Georgia and the 19,726th largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 524
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 19,726th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 892nd out of 1,349
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 686th out of 1,337
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 911th out of 1,337

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Bethune Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 280
(53%)
20,488
(51%)
 Female 244
(47%)
19,562
(49%)

Bethune Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 498
(95%)
29,232
(73%)
 Hispanic 15
(3%)
2,852
(7%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
800
(2%)
 White 2
(0%)
6,609
(17%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
56
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
476
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
25
(0%)

Bethune Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 521
(99%)
29,777
(74%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
9,817
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
456
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,336 ranked schools in Georgia, Bethune Elementary School is ranked 411th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bethune Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 65.3%. 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 447
2006 443
2007 506
2008 462
2009 348
2010 334
2011 339
2012 519
2013 532
2014 520
2015 524

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12
2006 12.6
2007 12.3
2008 11.8
2009 9.7
2010 13.4
2011 14.1
2012 13.6
2013 14
2014 13.3
2015 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.97539149888143
2006 0.99322799097065
2007 0.99407114624506
2008 1
2009 0.97701149425287
2010 0.99101796407186
2011 0.96755162241888
2012 0.98843930635838
2013 0.99436090225564
2014 1
2015 0.99427480916031

Compare Bethune Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 
This School 99.4%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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