Bell Gardens High School



Bell Gardens High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bell Gardens High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 3
9 848
10 752
11 769
12 781

Bell Gardens High School is a public high school of the Montebello Unf School District located in Bell Gardens, CA. It has 3,153 students in grades 9th through 12th. Bell Gardens High School is the 45th largest public high school in California and the 178th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 22.4 to 1.

Total Students: 3,153
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 140.64

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Bell Gardens High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 1,579
(50%)
5,099
(49%)
 Male 1,574
(50%)
5,290
(51%)

Bell Gardens High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 3,119
(99%)
9,827
(95%)
 White 18
(1%)
200
(2%)
 Asian 5
(0%)
291
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
12
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
13
(0%)
 Black 2
(0%)
21
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
25
(0%)

Bell Gardens High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 2,481
(79%)
7,415
(71%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 355
(11%)
1,191
(11%)
 Not Eligible 317
(10%)
1,783
(17%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Bell Gardens High School is ranked 4th out of 0 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bell Gardens High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Bell Gardens High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 3626
2006 3331
2007 3375
2008 3658
2009 3570
2010 3449
2011 3269
2012 3153

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 28.6
2006 26
2007 24.2
2008 26.1
2009 24.8
2010 N/A
2011 22.2
2012 22.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.64837286265858
2006 0.69558691083759
2007 0.85096296296296
2008 0.85921268452706
2009 0.8515406162465
2010 0.83763409683966
2011
2012 0.89946083095465

Compare Bell Gardens High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
2,240.0% 22.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 52.5%
 
This School 89.9%
 

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