Bell Middle School

Bell Middle School serves 621 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Bell Middle School operates within the Jefferson County No. R-1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 621 students has grown by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 31% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 621 students
Bell Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Bell Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Bell Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Bell Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 18:1
Bell Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Bell Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
15%
33%
Bell Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
5%
Bell Middle School Black Students (1992-2014)
White
79%
55%
Bell Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Bell Middle 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.
0.36 0.38
Bell Middle 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.
25%
35%
Bell Middle 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.
6%
7%
Bell Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Jefferson County No. R-1 School District's student population of 86,011 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,184 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,334 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Jefferson County No. R-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
164
3
Number of Students Managed 86,011 555
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $879 MM $7 MM
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $892 MM $7 MM
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,184 $12,220
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,334 $11,937
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Connections Learning Center On The Earle Johnson C (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Compass Montessori - Golden Charter School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pleasant View Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • GoldenConnections Learning Center On The Earle Johnson CAlternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 41 students
    0.4 miles
    1200 Johnson Rd
    GoldenCO 80401
    (303)982-7004
    0.47-1241
  • GoldenPleasant View Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 284 students
    0.8 miles
    15920 West 10th Ave
    GoldenCO 80401
    (303)982-5921
    0.8PK-6284
  • GoldenFree Horizon Montessori Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 377 students
    1 miles
    581 Conference Place
    GoldenCO 80401
    (303)231-9801
    1PK-8377
  • GoldenGolden High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1278 students
    1.3 miles
    701 24th St
    GoldenCO 80401
    (303)982-4200
    1.39-121278
  • GoldenShelton Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 452 students
    1.4 miles
    420 Crawford St
    GoldenCO 80401
    (303)982-5686
    1.4KG-6452

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