Bellefontaine Elementary School

1101 Ludlow Rd, Bellefontaine, OH 43311
(937) 599-4331

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Public Grades K-2 550 students 19 students/teacher (OH avg is 18)

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About this school

Bellefontaine Elementary School is a public elementary school in Bellefontaine. The principal of Bellefontaine Elementary School is Patricia L. Martz and can be contacted at 550 students go to Bellefontaine Elementary School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 46% of the 550 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 60% are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Bellefontaine Elementary School is 19:1. Calvary Christian School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 80% 83%
Black, non-Hispanic 3% 4%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 2%
Hispanic 2% 2%
Asian 2% 1%
Multiracial 13% 11%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.07%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 60% 53%
Economically disadvantaged 46% 38%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    This is a very good school. Teachers are hands on with the children. The kids are learning new things everyday at all levels. Kids that learn are happy kids. We are very involved with the school.

  • (4 years ago)

    My grandchildren go there and they have had a great beginning in kindergarten.

  • (4 years ago)

    The teachers are very caring and each students receives super learning skills.

  • (9 years ago)

    Southwestern is one of the better schools located in Bellefontaine with great teachers and active programs for the kids.

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