Bells School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public school managed by Bells School District serving 407 students in Bells, Tennessee.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Tennessee state average of 37%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Bells School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Bells Bells Elementary School
    4532 Highway 88 South
    Bells, TN 38006
    (731)663-2161

    Grades: PK-5 | 407 students

Overview

School District NameBells School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students407 students
# of Teachers25 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students186 students
% Male Students
46%
# of Female Students221 students
% Female Students
54%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.55
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students83 students
% Hispanic Students
20%
# of Black Students67 students
% Black Students
16%
# of White Students253 students
% White Students
62%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students3 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:49
# of Students in Kindergarten:54
# of Students in 1st Grade:59
# of Students in 2nd Grade:59
# of Students in 3rd Grade:68
# of Students in 4th Grade:54
# of Students in 5th Grade:64
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Bells School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 140 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-2015 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of % has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bells School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $7,634 in this school district is less than the state average of $8,897. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $7,135 is less than the state average of $8,572. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TN)
Total Revenue$3 MM$31 MM
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Spending$3 MM$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Bells School District and average spending for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$7,634$8,897
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bells School District and average revenue per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$7,135$8,572
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bells School District and average spending per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Bells School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.55, which is higher than the Tennessee average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Bells Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.