Belmont Hills Elementary School

Belmont Hills Elementary School serves 449 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Belmont Hills Elementary School operates within the Lower Merion School District.

Overview

The student population of 449 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 449 students
Belmont Hills Elementary School Total Students (2000-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Belmont Hills Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade Belmont Hills Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Belmont Hills Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
3%
Belmont Hills Elementary School Asian (2000-2012)
Hispanic
2%
8%
Belmont Hills Elementary School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
2%
16%
Belmont Hills Elementary School Black (2000-2012)
White
82%
71%
Belmont Hills Elementary School White (2000-2012)
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.
0.32 0.47
Belmont Hills Elementary School Diversity Score (2000-2012)
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.
5%
34%
Belmont Hills Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
3%
6%
Belmont Hills Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,342 students has grown by 1277% over five years.
School District Name Lower Merion School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 7,342 1,559
Lower Merion   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $181 MM $21 MM
Lower Merion   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $225 MM $20 MM
Lower Merion   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $338,856 $12,476
Lower Merion   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $421,150 $11,944
Lower Merion   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Roxborough High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bala-cynwyd Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cynwyd School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Philadelphia Dobson James School
    4667 Umbria St
    Philadelphia , PA , 19127
    (215)487-4460
    0.6  mi  |  255  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Bala Cynwyd Bala-cynwyd Middle School
    510 Bryn Mawr Ave
    Bala Cynwyd , PA , 19004
    (610)645-1480
    0.8  mi  |  866  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Bala Cynwyd Cynwyd School
    101 West Levering Mill Rd
    Bala Cynwyd , PA , 19004
    (610)645-1430
    0.9  mi  |  512  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Narberth Welsh Valley Middle School
    325 Tower Ln
    Narberth , PA , 19072
    (610)658-3920
    1.2  mi  |  863  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Philadelphia Roxborough High School
    6498 Ridge Ave
    Philadelphia , PA , 19128
    (215)487-4464
    1.2  mi  |  534  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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