Bell Township Elementary School is located in Punxsutawney, PA and is one of 7 elementary schools in Punxsutawney Area School District. It is a public school that serves 96 students in grades K-3.
Bell Township Elementary School made AYP in 2009. 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 Pennsylvania in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Bell Township Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Bell Township Elementary School had 54% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Pennsylvania had 38% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Punxsutawney Area SD spends $12,189 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 57% on instruction, 38% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Punxsutawney Area SD District
In 2011, Bell Township Elementary School had 15 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Pennsylvania average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.