Bell City High School

  • Bell City High School serves 691 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 72% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Bell City High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

Top Placements

Bell City High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Bell City High School's student population of 691 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students691 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Bell City High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The diversity score of Bell City High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank
28%
25%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
64%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a13:1
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Hispanic
5%
6%
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Black
4%
44%
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White
91%
45%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bell City High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.170.35
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Graduation Rate≥90%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalcasieu Parish School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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