Bethel Grade School



Bethel Grade School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bethel Grade School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 33
1 16
2 20
3 14
4 13
5 15
6 23
7 12
8 13
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bethel Grade School is a public elementary school located in Mount Vernon, IL in the Bethel School District 82. It enrolls 177 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bethel Grade School is the 2,211th largest public school in Illinois and the 49,618th largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 177
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 11.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 49,618th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,211th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,085th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,231st out of 2,415

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Bethel Grade School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 99
(56%)
99
(56%)
 Male 78
(44%)
78
(44%)

Bethel Grade School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 141
(80%)
141
(80%)
 Two or More 15
(8%)
15
(8%)
 Black 12
(7%)
12
(7%)
 Hispanic 9
(5%)
9
(5%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bethel Grade School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 154
(87%)
154
(87%)
 Not Eligible 23
(13%)
23
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Bethel Grade School is ranked 1,362nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bethel Grade School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.9%. 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.

Bethel Grade School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 117
2006 129
2007 118
2008 142
2009 160
2010 164
2011 160
2012 164
2013 185
2014 165
2015 177

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 14.3
2007 14.8
2008 11.8
2009 14.5
2010 14.9
2011 16
2012 11.6
2013 16.8
2014 15
2015 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7008547008547
2006 0.75193798449612
2007 0.64406779661017
2008 0.63380281690141
2009 0.7
2010 0.70731707317073
2011 0.6875
2012 0.74390243902439
2013 0.75135135135135
2014 0.84242424242424
2015 0.87005649717514

Compare Bethel Grade School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 87.0%
 

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