Bethany Public Schools

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(4)
High Schools
(2)
Elementary
(2)
Pre-K
(1)
There are 4 public schools in Bethany, MO, serving 917 students.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Missouri state average of 27%.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 13:1.

Bethany, Missouri Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • BethanyNorth Central Career Center
    Vocational School
    1401 Daily Rd
    BethanyMO64424
    (660)425-2196
    Vocational School

    n/a

     students | Gr. 7-12
  • Bethany
    South Harrison Early Child Center
    905 South 24th St
    BethanyMO64424
    (660)425-7539
    63 students | Gr. PK
  • Bethany
    South Harrison Elementary School
    2213 Beekman
    BethanyMO64424
    (660)425-8061
    518 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Bethany
    South Harrison High School
    3400 Bulldog Ave
    BethanyMO64424
    (660)425-8051
    336 students | Gr. 7-12

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Did You Know?
Bethany, MO 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 0.24, which is higher than the Missouri average of 0.22. The most diverse school in Bethany is Western Oaks Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or in the USA.