Bell Elementary School

  • Bell Elementary School serves 585 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Bell Elementary School's student population of 585 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students585 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bell Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bell Elementary School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1277 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
9%
32%
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Black
n/a
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bell Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
89%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bell Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bell Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.200.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGilchrist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Bell Elementary School is Bell High School (0.4 miles away)
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