Belcher Elementary School

Belcher Elementary School serves 662 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Belcher Elementary School operates within the Pinellas School District.

School Overview

The student population of 662 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 662 students
Belcher Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Belcher Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Belcher Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Belcher Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Belcher Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Belcher Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
21%
30%
Belcher Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
10%
23%
Belcher Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
59%
41%
Belcher Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Belcher Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.60 0.69
Belcher Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
37%
52%
Belcher Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Belcher Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

Pinellas School District's student population of 103,411 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,876 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Pinellas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
177
23
Number of Students Managed 103,411 8,489
Pinellas School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,039 MM n/a
Pinellas School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $1,119 MM n/a
Pinellas School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,876 n/a
Pinellas School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,636 n/a
Pinellas School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Pinellas Teleschool (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pinellas Teleschool (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pinellas Teleschool (1.1 miles away)
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    1.1 miles
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    ClearwaterFL 33765
    (727)669-1220
    1.16-1228
  • LargoPinellas Virtual Instruction (course Offerings)
    Grades: 4-12
    1.1 miles
    301 4th St Sw
    LargoFL 33770
    (727)588-6304
    1.14-12n/a
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    Grades: KG-12 | 227 students
    1.1 miles
    301 4th St Sw
    LargoFL 33770
    (727)588-6304
    1.1KG-12227
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    (727)298-1609
    1.56-8844
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    1.5 miles
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