Bethlehem Elementary School

  • Bethlehem Elementary School serves 254 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) 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 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Bethlehem Elementary School's student population of 254 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students254 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bethlehem Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bethlehem Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#374 out of 968 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bethlehem Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bethlehem Elementary 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
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bethlehem Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
24%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bethlehem Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bethlehem Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
96%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bethlehem Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bethlehem Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.080.43
This chart display the diversity score of Bethlehem Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bethlehem Elementary 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
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bethlehem Elementary 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 NameRegional 14 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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