Bethune Elementary School

Bethune Elementary School serves 742 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Bethune Elementary School operates within the Fulton County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 742 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 742 students
Bethune Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Bethune Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Bethune Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Bethune Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.07 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Bethune Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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.
0.07 0.40
Bethune Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
85%
56%
Bethune Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
4%
6%
Bethune Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Fulton County School District's student population of 95,232 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,179 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 $11,082 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Fulton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
104
5
Number of Students Managed 95,232 3,213
Fulton County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,101 MM $36 MM
Fulton County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,002 MM $34 MM
Fulton County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,179 $10,365
Fulton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,082 $9,935
Fulton County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Hapeville Charter Career Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mcnair Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heritage Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • AtlantaMcnair Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 829 students
    0.2 miles
    2800 Burdett Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (770)991-4160
    0.26-8829
  • AtlantaHapeville Charter Career AcademyCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 689 students
    1.1 miles
    6045 Buffington Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (404)766-0101
    1.19-12689
  • AtlantaHeritage Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 815 students
    1.3 miles
    2600 Jolly Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (404)669-8144
    1.3PK-5815
  • AtlantaNolan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 754 students
    1.5 miles
    2725 Creel Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (770)991-7950
    1.5PK-5754
  • AtlantaS. L. Lewis Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 543 students
    1.7 miles
    6201 Connell Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (770)969-3450
    1.7PK-5543

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