Bell Multicultural Senior High School (Closed 2009)

  • Bell Multicultural Senior High School served 848 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 was lower than the DC average of 12:1.
  • Bell Multicultural Senior High School operated within the District Of Columbia School District.
  • District Of Columbia School District's 64% graduation rate was equal to the DC state average of 64%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students848 students
Bell Multicultural Senior High School Total Students (1990-2008)
Gender %Bell Multicultural Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers123 teachers
Bell Multicultural Senior High School Total Teachers (1988-2008)
Students by GradeBell Multicultural Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(DC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio7:112:1
Bell Multicultural Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2008)
Asian
3%
1%
Bell Multicultural Senior High School Asian Students (1990-2008)
Hispanic
69%
14%
Bell Multicultural Senior High School Black Students (1990-2008)
Black
28%
68%
Bell Multicultural Senior High School Black Students (1990-2008)
White
n/a
9%
Bell Multicultural Senior High School White Students (1992-1995)
All Ethnic GroupsBell Multicultural Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownDC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.450.51
Bell Multicultural Senior High School Diversity Score (1990-2008)
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.
n/a
86%
Bell Multicultural Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2006)
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.
n/a
2%
Bell Multicultural Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2006)

District Comparison

School District NameDistrict Of Columbia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
118
1
Number of Students Managed47,895358
 Of Columbia School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate64%64%
 Of Columbia School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,196 MM$6 MM
 Of Columbia School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,290 MM$6 MM
 Of Columbia School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$27,070$19,103
 Of Columbia School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$29,200$17,991
 Of Columbia School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2009 (latest year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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