Bethel Grade School



Bethel Grade School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bethel Grade School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 11
1 18
2 14
3 20
4 16
5 12
6 17
7 24
8 12
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 164 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bethel Grade School is the 2,313th largest public school in Illinois and the 49,922nd largest nationally. It has 11.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 164
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.15
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 49,922nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,313th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 536th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,071st out of 2,345

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Bethel Grade School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 83
(51%)
83
(51%)
 Male 81
(49%)
81
(49%)

Bethel Grade School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 129
(79%)
129
(79%)
 Two or More 13
(8%)
13
(8%)
 Black 11
(7%)
11
(7%)
 Hispanic 10
(6%)
10
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(1%)
1
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bethel Grade School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 122
(74%)
122
(74%)
 Not Eligible 42
(26%)
42
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Bethel Grade School is ranked 1,621st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bethel Grade School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.4%) is higher than the state average of 54.0%. 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

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

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

Compare Bethel Grade School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,160.0% 11.6:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 74.4%
 

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