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About This School

Bethune Elementary School is a public elementary school in Atlanta. The principal of Bethune Elementary School is RoseMary Hamer and can be contacted at rhamer@atlanta.k12.ga.us. 333 students attend Bethune Elementary School and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 0% of the Bethune Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 100% of the 333 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 99% get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Bethune Elementary School is 12:1. Atlanta New Century School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Chorus
    • Computer arts
    • Dance
    • Drawing painting
    • Theater drama
  • Languages Taught

    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Basketball
    • Cheerleading
    • Football
    • P.E. classes
    • Track

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 98% 83%
Hispanic 1% 5%
Multiracial 0.3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.06%
Asian 0% %
White, non-Hispanic 0% 10%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 99% 76%
Limited English proficiency 0% 3%
Economically disadvantaged 100% 75%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    My daughter has been attending Bethune for 4 years. The staff has always been extremely helpful. I appreciate the dedication of the principal and the staff as they continue to develop our most valuable resource.... the future leaders in our children.

  • (5 years ago)

    We love this school. My son and I have been so warmly welcomed. The principal and the staff have been great. My son hated school each day last year at his previous school. This year he loves school and looks forward to going daily.

  • (6 years ago)

    I love Bethune... My kids are sad that they have to be transfered. This is a school of excellence!!!!! The Taylor family

  • (6 years ago)

    My child loves the atmosphere that Bethune Elementary provides a great atmosphere for learning. She loves how the teachers interact with them as well as with the parents. The Bethune Family is great! We as a family enjoy the after school program that is offered through the local YMCA. The Outlaw family

  • (7 years ago)

    Love the school and after school care.

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