Betz Elementary



Betz Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Betz Elementary Students by Grade
PK 9
K 66
1 61
2 78
3 81
4 59
5 67
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Betz Elementary is a public elementary school located in Cheney, WA in the Cheney School District. It enrolls 421 students in grades 1st through 12th. Betz Elementary is the 709th largest public school in Washington and the 29,933rd largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 421
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.19
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,933rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Washington: 709th out of 1,301
Student/Teacher Rank in Washington: 146th out of 1,263
Full Time Teacher Rank in Washington: 403rd out of 1,263

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Betz Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 222
(53%)
1,764
(54%)
 Female 199
(47%)
1,520
(46%)

Betz Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 327
(78%)
2,530
(77%)
 Hispanic 63
(15%)
343
(10%)
 Two or More 13
(3%)
213
(6%)
 Black 7
(2%)
68
(2%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
45
(1%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
64
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
21
(1%)

Betz Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 187
(44%)
1,340
(41%)
 Not Eligible 181
(43%)
1,594
(49%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 53
(13%)
350
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,286 ranked schools in Washington, Betz Elementary is ranked 452nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Betz Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 47.3%. 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.

Betz Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 394
2006 383
2007 394
2008 406
2009 417
2010 420
2011 455
2012 465
2013 438
2014 428
2015 421

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.9
2006 18.8
2007 19.5
2008 20.1
2009 18.6
2010 19.1
2011 18.3
2012 16.3
2013 N/A
2014 15.2
2015 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36040609137056
2006 0.37859007832898
2007 0.39847715736041
2008 0.41871921182266
2009 0.44604316546763
2010 0.44047619047619
2011 0.5032967032967
2012 0.5247311827957
2013 0.56164383561644
2014 0.55373831775701
2015 0.57007125890736

Compare Betz Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,677.6% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 47.3%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 57.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Betz Elementary
Cheney, WA
Public PK - 05 421 14.4:1  
Homeworks
Cheney, WA
Public KG - 12 74 37:1 1 miles
Cheney Middle School
Cheney, WA
Public 06 - 08 487 17.7:1 1 miles
Salnave Elementary
Cheney, WA
Public PK - 05 362 15.6:1 2 miles
Medical Lake Middle School
Medical Lake, WA
Public 06 - 08 383 19.7:1 7 miles
Hallett Elementary
Medical Lake, WA
Public PK - 05 505 18.8:1 7 miles
Phil Snowdon Elementary
Cheney, WA
Public PK - 05 471 18.1:1 8 miles
Medical Lake High School
Medical Lake, WA
Public 06 - 12 553 20.5:1 8 miles
Windsor Elementary
Spokane, WA
Public PK - 05 504 15.6:1 9 miles
Westwood Middle School
Spokane, WA
Public 06 - 08 528 19.4:1 9 miles
Southside Christian School
Spokane, WA
Private PK - 08 225 11:1 13 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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