Bethel Middle School

  • Bethel Middle School serves 683 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bethel Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Bethel Middle School's student population of 683 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students683 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bethel Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 956 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bethel Middle School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#428 out of 956 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bethel Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
8%
5%
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Hispanic
19%
24%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
70%
55%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bethel Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.470.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bethel Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bethel Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBethel School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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