Bethel High School



Bethel High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bethel High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 242
10 203
11 201
12 251

Bethel High School is a public high school of the Bethel School District located in Bethel, CT. It has 897 students in grades 9th through 12th. Bethel High School is the 77th largest public high school in Connecticut and the 6,643rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 11.2 to 1.

Total Students: 897
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 80.44

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Bethel High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 472
(53%)
472
(53%)
 Female 425
(47%)
425
(47%)

Bethel High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 665
(74%)
665
(74%)
 Hispanic 130
(14%)
130
(14%)
 Asian 59
(7%)
59
(7%)
 Black 22
(2%)
22
(2%)
 Two or More 21
(2%)
21
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bethel High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 721
(80%)
721
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 126
(14%)
126
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 50
(6%)
50
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Bethel High School is ranked 118th out of 321 ranked schools in Connecticut, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bethel High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.6%) is lower than the state average of 35.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Bethel High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 798
2006 1063
2007 1034
2008 1010
2009 987
2010 959
2011 949
2012 959
2013 933
2014 889
2015 897

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.2
2006 13.8
2007 11.7
2008 10.8
2009 11.4
2010 11.3
2011 11.2
2012 11.7
2013 11.2
2014 11.3
2015 11.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.070175438596491
2006 0.063969896519285
2007 0.072533849129594
2008 0.1029702970297
2009 0.10739614994934
2010 0.13660062565172
2011 0.15806111696523
2012 0.18248175182482
2013 0.19721329046088
2014 0.19797525309336
2015 0.19620958751394

Compare Bethel High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,120.0% 11.2:1
 
1,124.5% 11.2:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.6%
 
State Average 35.5%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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