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District Name:
Bessemer City
schools for this district
NCES District ID:
0100330
State District ID:
AL-113
Mailing Address:
Po Box 1230
Bessemer, AL 35021-1230
Physical Address:
1621 5th Ave N
Bessemer, AL 35020
Phone:
(205)432-3000

Type:
Local school district

Status:
No change

Total Schools:
9

Supervisory Union #:
N/A
Grade Span: (grades PK - 12)
PKKG123456789101112
Website:
http://www.bessk12.org
 District Details (2015-2016 school year; Fiscal data from 2013-2014)
 Characteristics Show Less 
County: Jefferson County County ID: 01073
Locale:  Suburb: Large (21)
CSA/CBSA: 13820
Total Students: 3,740
Classroom Teachers (FTE): 208.00
Student/Teacher Ratio: 17.98
ELL (formerly LEP) Students: 100
Students with IEPs:
 Staff
Average Total Teacher(FTE):
			
  District: 208.00
  State: 307.92
  National: 185.70
Teachers (FTE)
  Total: 208.00  
   Prekindergarten:    2.00
   Kindergarten: 30.00
   Elementary: 95.00
   Secondary: 81.00
   Ungraded:
Total Staff (FTE): 331.60
Other Staff (FTE)
  Total: 123.60  
   Instructional Aides: 30.60
   Instruc. Coordinators & Supervisors:   
   Total Guidance Counselors: 8.00
      Elementary Guidance Counselors: 5.00
      Secondary Guidance Counselors: 3.00
   Librarians/Media Specialists: 6.00
   Library/Media Support:
   District Administrators:
   District Administrative Support:
   School Administrators: 17.00
   School Administrative Support: 7.00
   Student Support Services: 6.00
   Other Support Services: 49.00
 Fiscal
  Amount Amount
per Student
Percent
Total Revenue: $42,441,000 $10,624
   Revenue by Source
      Federal: $7,946,000 $1,989 19%
      Local: $12,305,000 $3,080 29%
      State: $22,190,000 $5,554 52%
Total Expenditures: $43,924,000 $10,992
   Total Current Expenditures: $38,646,000 $9,671
      Instructional Expenditures: $20,244,000 $5,065 52%
      Student and Staff Support: $5,212,000 $1,305 13%
      Administration: $4,346,000 $1,088 11%
      Operations, Food Service, other: $8,844,000 $2,214 23%
   Total Capital Outlay: $3,460,000 $866
      Construction: $3,418,000 $856
   Total Non El-Sec Education & Other: $994,000 $249
   Interest on Debt: $775,000 $194
Note: Details do not add to totals due to rounding.
Note: Fiscal data (including per pupil count used in this table) from 2013-2014.
 Census
Total Population Under 18: 7,948
   Hispanic or Latino: 103
   Non Hispanic or Latino: 7,845
   Population of one race: 7,866
      White alone: 1,254
      Black or African American alone: 6,557
      American Indian or Alaska Native alone: 21
      Asian alone: 7
      Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander alone: 0
      Some other race alone: 27
   Population of two or more races: 82
Note: Census data from 2000.
NOTES
  • * denotes a column with data from 2017-2018
  • [ † ] indicates that the data are not applicable. For example, the enrollment and staff characteristics for districts that opened in the 2017-2018 school year will not be available until the full 2017-2018 file is released.
  • [ – ] indicates that the data are missing.
  • [ ‡ ] indicates that the data do not meet NCES data quality standards.
  • The directory information on district name, address, and phone number are preliminary data from initial submissions of district level data for 2017-2018.
  • Data provided on student membership and staffing are from the official district level data for 2015-2016.
Source: CCD Public school district data for the 2015-2016, 2017-2018 school years



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