Bell Middle School

Bell Middle School serves 512 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Bell Middle School operates within the Jefferson County No. R-1 School District.

Overview

The student population of 512 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 512 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
17%
32%
White
77%
56%
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.38 0.39
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.
28%
34%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 105,547 students has grown by 22% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson County No. R-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
163
3
Number of Students Managed 105,547 561
District Total Revenue $853 MM $7 MM
District Spending $873 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,925 $11,613
District Spending / Student $10,162 $12,022
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • GoldenConnections Learning Center On The Earle Johnson C
    Alternative School
    1200 Johnson Rd
    GoldenCO 80401
    (303)982-7004
    Alternative School

    0.4 mi | 47 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • GoldenPleasant View Elementary School
    15920 West 10th Ave
    GoldenCO 80401
    (303)982-5921
    0.8 mi | 301 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • GoldenFree Horizon Montessori Charter School
    Charter School
    581 Conference Place
    GoldenCO 80401
    (303)231-9801
    Charter School

    1 mi | 375 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • GoldenGolden High School
    701 24th St
    GoldenCO 80401
    (303)982-4200
    1.3 mi | 1251 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • GoldenShelton Elementary School
    420 Crawford St
    GoldenCO 80401
    (303)982-5686
    1.4 mi | 431 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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