Edward A. Upthegrove Elementary School

280 North Main St, La Belle, FL 33935 | (863) 612-0750
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 392
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 280 N Main St, La Belle, FL 33935
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Hendry County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,354
  • Graduation Rate: 67.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 18.5
  • Enrolled Students: 6,908

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 392
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 27.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 193 (49.2%)
  • Females: 199 (50.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 29 (7.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 286 (73.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 315 (80.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Edward A. Upthegrove Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.5%
Black194.8%
Asian--
Hispanic23559.9%
White13634.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Edward A. Upthegrove Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6616.8%
1st Grade6817.3%
2nd Grade7118.1%
3rd Grade6917.6%
4th Grade5413.8%
5th Grade6416.3%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
76.9%
District:
76.2%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
1.2%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
16.6%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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