Belcher Elementary School

Belcher Elementary School serves 634 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Belcher Elementary School operates within the Pinellas School District.

Overview

The student population of 634 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 634 students
Belcher Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Belcher Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
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 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.45. 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 (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Belcher Elementary School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
21%
28%
Belcher Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
11%
23%
Belcher Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
59%
42%
Belcher Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
7%
3%
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.
0.60 0.45
Belcher Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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%
51%
Belcher Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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%
7%
Belcher Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 118,281 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Pinellas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
175
22
Number of Students Managed 118,281 9,797
Pinellas School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1,068 MM $138 MM
District Spending $1,153 MM $159 MM
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hospital/homebound (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oak Grove Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ben Gamla Charter School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ClearwaterBen Gamla Charter School
    Charter School
    1685 South Belcher Rd
    ClearwaterFL 33764
    (727)642-1593
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | 44 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • ClearwaterOak Grove Middle School
    1370 South Belcher Rd
    ClearwaterFL 33764
    (727)524-4430
    0.8 mi | 1146 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ClearwaterPlumb Elementary School
    1920 Lakeview Rd
    ClearwaterFL 33764
    (727)469-5976
    1.2 mi | 806 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ClearwaterHospital/homebound
    Special Education School
    2235 Ne Coachman Rd
    ClearwaterFL 33765
    (727)462-1515
    Special Education School

    1.6 mi | 110 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • ClearwaterPinellas Academy Of Math And Science
    Charter School
    1775 South Highland Ave
    ClearwaterFL 33756
    (727)330-9449
    Charter School

    1.7 mi | 437 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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