Belcher Elementary School

1839 South Belcher Rd,

Clearwater, FL, 33764-6601

Tel: (727)538-7437
Grades: PK-5

630 students

Belcher Elementary School serves 630 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Belcher Elementary School operates within the Pinellas School District.

Overview

The student population of 630 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 630 students
Belcher Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Belcher Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Belcher Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 15:1
Belcher Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
Belcher Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
18%
28%
Belcher Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
8%
23%
Belcher Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
62%
43%
Belcher Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Belcher Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Belcher Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.57 0.69
Belcher Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
59%
49%
Belcher Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
8%
8%
Belcher Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 118,673 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Pinellas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
163
20
Number of Students Managed 118,673 9,762
Pinellas School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,068 MM $138 MM
Pinellas School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,153 MM $159 MM
Pinellas School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,072 $13,793
Pinellas School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,874 $15,882
Pinellas School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pinellas Teleschool (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pinellas Teleschool (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pinellas Teleschool (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Clearwater Pinellas Teleschool
    Alternative School
    2235 Ne Coachman
    Clearwater , FL , 33765
    (727)669-1220
    Alternative School
    1  mi  |  19  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Clearwater Pinellas Virtual Instruction (course Offerings)
    2235 Ne Coachman Rd
    Clearwater , FL , 33765
    (727)669-1220
    1.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  4-12
  • Clearwater Pinellas Virtual K-12
    2235 Ne Coachman Rd
    Clearwater , FL , 33765
    (727)669-1220
    1.1  mi  |  223  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Clearwater Newpoint Charter School
    Charter School
    21800 Us Hwy 19 North
    Clearwater , FL , 33765
    (813)413-4800
    Charter School
    1.5  mi  |  85  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Clearwater Clearwater Fundamental Middle School
    Magnet School
    1660 Palmetto St
    Clearwater , FL , 33755
    (727)298-1609
    Magnet School
    1.5  mi  |  850  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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