Belcher Elementary School is located in Chicopee, MA and is one of 10 elementary schools in Chicopee School District. It is a public school that serves 260 students in grades K-2.
Belcher Elementary School did not make AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Massachusetts in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Belcher Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Belcher Elementary School had 79% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Massachusetts had 34% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Chicopee spends $13,070 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 62% on instruction, 35% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Chicopee District
In 2011, Belcher Elementary School had 13 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Massachusetts average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.