St. Bethlehem Elementary School

  • St. Bethlehem Elementary School serves 497 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 52%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 52%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • St. Bethlehem Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • St. Bethlehem Elementary School's student population of 497 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students497 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • St. Bethlehem Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,668 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of St. Bethlehem Elementary School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank (13-14)#1070 out of 1668 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
52%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
10%
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Black
30%
22%
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White
44%
63%
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Two or more races
15%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in St. Bethlehem Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.690.54
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontgomery County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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