Bethune Elementary School

  • Bethune Elementary School serves 747 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
  • Bethune Elementary School operates within the Fulton County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 747 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students747 students
Bethune Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Bethune Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
Bethune Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeBethune Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Bethune Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Bethune Elementary School Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
5%
14%
Bethune Elementary School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
95%
37%
Bethune Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
n/a
42%
Bethune Elementary School White Students (1995-2005)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Bethune Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsBethune Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownGA 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.
0.100.67
Bethune Elementary School Diversity Score (1996-2015)
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.
88%
57%
Bethune Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
4%
6%
Bethune Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Fulton County School District's student population of 95,168 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,724 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,668 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District NameFulton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
102
5
Number of Students Managed95,1683,306
Fulton County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,101 MM$36 MM
Fulton County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,002 MM$34 MM
Fulton County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,724$10,365
Fulton County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,668$9,935
Fulton County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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