Belmont High School

Belmont High School serves 756 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Belmont High School operates within the Dayton City School District.
The school district's 46% graduation rate is lower than the OH state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 756 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 756 students
Belmont High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Belmont High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Belmont 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 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 18:1
Belmont High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Belmont High School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
5%
4%
Belmont High School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
38%
17%
Belmont High School Black (1988-2012)
White
47%
73%
Belmont High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Belmont High School Sch Ethnicity Belmont 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.
0.63 0.43
Belmont High 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.
82%
37%
Belmont High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
6%
6%
Belmont High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,318 students has grown by 30% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 46% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Dayton City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
3
Number of Students Managed 20,318 979
Dayton City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 46% 87%
Dayton City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $325 MM $12 MM
District Spending $270 MM $11 MM
Dayton City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $20,881 $10,997
Dayton City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,333 $10,473
Dayton City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oakwood High School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Oakwood Junior High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harman Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Dayton Horace Mann Prek-8 School
    715 Krebs Ave
    Dayton , OH , 45419
    (937)542-4890
    0.5  mi  |  511  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Dayton Cleveland Prek-8 School
    1102 Pursell Ave
    Dayton , OH , 45420
    (937)542-4340
    0.9  mi  |  504  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Dayton Wright Brothers Prek-8 School @ Grant
    4309 Arcadia Blvd
    Dayton , OH , 45420
    (937)542-5940
    1  mi  |  524  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Dayton Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Oakwood High School
    1200 Far Hills Ave
    Dayton , OH , 45419
    (937)297-5325
    1.4  mi  |  659  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Dayton Oakwood Junior High School
    1200 Far Hills Ave
    Dayton , OH , 45419
    (937)297-5328
    1.4  mi  |  334  students  |  Gr.  7-8

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Dayton, OH public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.14, which is lower than the Ohio average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Dayton is Patterson/kennedy Prek-8 School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.