Bellefonte Elementary School



Bellefonte Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bellefonte Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 61
1 57
2 61
3 68
4 61
5 68
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bellefonte Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bellefonte, PA in the Bellefonte Area School District. It enrolls 376 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bellefonte Elementary School is the 1,139th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 34,499th largest nationally. It has 11.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 376
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,499th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,139th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 121st out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 732nd out of 1,773

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Bellefonte Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 194
(52%)
918
(50%)
 Female 182
(48%)
933
(50%)

Bellefonte Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 340
(90%)
1,723
(93%)
 Hispanic 13
(3%)
38
(2%)
 Two or More 13
(3%)
57
(3%)
 Black 8
(2%)
16
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
16
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bellefonte Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 232
(62%)
1,328
(72%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 137
(36%)
462
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(2%)
61
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Bellefonte Elementary School is ranked 1,053rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bellefonte Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.3%) is slightly lower than the state average of 51.4%. 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.

Bellefonte Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 462
2006 414
2007 415
2008 424
2009 398
2010 437
2011 436
2012 428
2013 422
2014 396
2015 376

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.3
2006 11.5
2007 12.7
2008 13.2
2009 12
2010 13.4
2011 13.7
2012 13.7
2013 13.4
2014 12.9
2015 11.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.3961038961039
2006 0.45893719806763
2007 0.4289156626506
2008 0.43396226415094
2009 0.45226130653266
2010 0.40503432494279
2011 0.44954128440367
2012 0.4392523364486
2013 0.4478672985782
2014 0.39393939393939
2015 0.38297872340426

Compare Bellefonte Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,160.0% 11.6:1
 
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.3%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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