Bell City High School

7161 Hwy 14 East,

Bell City, LA, 70630-

Tel: (337)217-4500
Grades: PK-12

640 students

Bell City High School serves 640 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Bell City High School operates within the Calcasieu Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 640 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 640 students
Bell City High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Bell City High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Bell City High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Bell City High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
Bell City High School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
2%
48%
Bell City High School Black (1990-2012)
White
94%
45%
Bell City High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bell City High School Sch Ethnicity Bell City High 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.
0.12 0.57
Bell City High School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
34%
61%
Bell City High 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.
11%
7%
Bell City High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 33,531 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Calcasieu Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
6
Number of Students Managed 33,531 1,938
Calcasieu Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $350 MM $33 MM
Calcasieu Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $363 MM $33 MM
Calcasieu Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,708 $14,187
Calcasieu Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,099 $14,076
Calcasieu Parish School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lacassine High School (8.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lacassine High School (8.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Welsh Elementary School (10.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lacassine Lacassine High School
    409 Algonia Ave
    Lacassine , LA , 70650
    (337)588-4206
    8.5  mi  |  593  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Iowa J. I. Watson Middle School
    201 East First St
    Iowa , LA , 70647
    (337)217-4670
    10.1  mi  |  974  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Iowa Iowa High School
    401 West Miller Ave
    Iowa , LA , 70647
    (337)217-4380
    10.8  mi  |  513  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Welsh Welsh Elementary School
    222 East Bourgeois St
    Welsh , LA , 70591
    (337)734-2351
    10.8  mi  |  518  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Welsh Welsh High School
    306 East Bourgeois St
    Welsh , LA , 70591
    (337)734-2361
    10.9  mi  |  305  students  |  Gr.  8-12

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