Bell City High School

Serves grades PK - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
7161 Highway 14 East
Bell City, LA 70630
Phone
(337) 217-4500
District
CALCASIEU PARISH
County
CALCASIEU PARISH
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
740
Classroom Teachers
45

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Louisiana

8

(10 is best)

Better than 78.6% of LA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Bell City High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
63%
46%
55%
47%
70%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
55%
45%
52%
46%
57%
43%
55%
45%
52%
46%
57%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
48%
39%
46%
42%
49%
36%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

50 40 30 20 10 0
40%
35%
44%
39%
35%
31%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

80 60 40 20 0
50%
37%
69%
47%
30%
28%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
43%
38%
62%
48%
24%
28%
43%
38%
62%
48%
24%
28%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 9

80 60 40 20 0
69%
41%
67%
45%
71%
37%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
61%
42%
54%
48%
68%
35%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
17
17
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 14 1.9%
Kindergarten 63 8.5%
Grade 1 47 6.4%
Grade 2 64 8.6%
Grade 3 58 7.8%
Grade 4 58 7.8%
Grade 5 48 6.5%
Grade 6 62 8.4%
Grade 7 65 8.8%
Grade 8 49 6.6%
Grade 9 59 8.0%
Grade 10 51 6.9%
Grade 11 54 7.3%
Grade 12 48 6.5%
Total 740 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 90.9% 58.6% 45.7%
Black 2.4% 32.8% 44.2%
Hispanic 5.9% 6.3% 7.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 1.9% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.4% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 47.8% 48.6% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.0% 44.9% 51.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.8% 3.8% 2.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 200,182 4,648,794
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 182.9 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.0% 6.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.2% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.5% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.0% 25.2%
65 OR OLDER 14.3% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 77,295 1,739,497
Single Parent Households With Children 13.3% 13.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.5% 85.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 21.9% 24.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.3% 9.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.5% 12.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.2% 11.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.5% 16.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.9% 17.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.5% 17.4%
$15,000 or less 13.2% 15.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,663 $215,861,211 54.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $794 $25,723,218 6.5%
Staff $801 $25,949,997 6.6%
General Administration $145 $4,697,565 1.2%
School Administration $692 $22,418,724 5.7%
Operation $1,136 $36,802,992 9.3%
Transportation $510 $16,522,470 4.2%
Other $305 $9,881,085 2.5%
Total Support $4,383 $141,996,051 35.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,158 $37,515,726 9.5%
Total Expenditures $12,204 $395,372,988 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,245 $4,441,436,143 48.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $689 $490,104,955 5.4%
Staff $567 $403,531,713 4.4%
General Administration $292 $207,519,346 2.3%
School Administration $725 $515,276,259 5.6%
Operation $1,141 $811,216,371 8.9%
Transportation $646 $459,627,053 5.0%
Other $333 $237,029,021 2.6%
Total Support $4,393 $3,124,137,727 34.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,196 $1,561,988,621 17.1%
Total Expenditures $12,835 $9,127,585,415 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%