Bethel High School

  • Bethel High School serves 290 students in grades 9-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 28%.
  • Bethel High School operates within the Bethel Local School District.
  • Bethel Local School District's 93% graduation rate is higher than the OH state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 290 students has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 290 students
Bethel High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Bethel High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Bethel High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Bethel High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 17:1
Bethel High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Bethel High School Asian Students (2004-2015)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Bethel High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
1%
16%
Bethel High School Black Students (1999-2015)
White
92%
72%
Bethel High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Bethel High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Bethel High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
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.
0.15 0.23
Bethel High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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 n/a
Bethel High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
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 n/a
Bethel High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

  • Bethel Local School District's student population of 1,038 students has grown by 17% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 89% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,861 in this district is less than the state average of $12,590. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,619 is less than the state average of $12,240. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Bethel Local School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,038 909
Bethel Local School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 93% 89%
Bethel Local School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $11 MM
Bethel Local School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $9 MM $11 MM
Bethel Local School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,861 $12,590
Bethel Local School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,619 $12,240
Bethel Local School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  12/20/2010
I graduated in 1997, and while I was a student there, the academics and teacher-student interaction was amazing! I had the best teachers that pushed me to be the best that I could be. Not only did they know and care about me, but it was to they extent that they knew if I was having and off day, and would inquire about it. Mr.Elam was the best music and band teacher. He was always there to listen, as were all my other teachers, especially Mr.Shively, Mrs.Brown and Mr. Grey. The librarian left a lot to be desired, and I hope that has since retired. Since I have graduated, and the years have passed, I have heard that the school has higher student/teacher ratios, and that the use of open enrollment has allowed Bethel to take students other schools refuse, thus causing the school to fall into a decline. When I attended, it was a well run, well respected establishment of higher learning. Now I understand that State and Government funding has much to do with class size and need. But accepting students that no other school will take will lower test scores, which also have much to do with State and Federal money. I would recommend this school,but I would talk to the teachers and parents' of students first.When I attended the high school offered distance learning foreign languages. I took Japanese, while others took Latin. But you had to have a high G.P.A. to do do. The school also offered P.S.E.O.P. If you're G.P.A. was high enough you could attend Edison Community College, Sinclair, or Wright State U as a junior and a senior in high school, and these classes would count as both high school and college credit, so when you started college it would be as a sophomore. I loved my school experience, and have many happy memories of band trips, contests, classes and football games.
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