Bell City High School



Bell City High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bell City High School Students by Grade
PK 37
K 47
1 48
2 40
3 44
4 46
5 41
6 46
7 52
8 48
9 40
10 55
11 43
12 45

Bell City High School is a public high school of the Calcasieu Parish School District located in Bell City, LA. It has 632 students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12th. Bell City High School is the 135th largest public high school in Louisiana and the 8,873rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.6 to 1.

Total Students: 632
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.43

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Bell City High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 320
(51%)
4,654
(50%)
 Female 312
(49%)
4,716
(50%)

Bell City High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 594
(94%)
6,078
(65%)
 Black 19
(3%)
2,902
(31%)
 Hispanic 13
(2%)
209
(2%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
67
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
98
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
16
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bell City High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 323
(51%)
5,233
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 222
(35%)
3,536
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 87
(14%)
601
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Bell City High School is ranked 174th out of 0 ranked schools in Louisiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bell City High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (48.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 57.4%. 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.

Bell City High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 514
2006 549
2007 579
2008 594
2009 598
2010 638
2011 640
2012 632

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 14.7
2007 14.4
2008 14
2009 13.4
2010 14.3
2011 14.1
2012 13.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53112840466926
2006 0.59380692167577
2007 0.55094991364421
2008 0.58585858585859
2009 0.54515050167224
2010 0.51567398119122
2011 0.4609375
2012 0.48892405063291

Compare Bell City High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,438.2% 14.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 48.9%
 
State Average 57.4%
 

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