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155 West 69th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90003

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(323) 541-1800
(323) 759-1271
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December 04, 2013
I went to this school and it was sooooooooo amazing if you can avoid trouble. Like all schools it has its few bad kids but for the most part the students are amzing.

- submitted by a community member

August 06, 2013
Bethune Middle School is located in South L.A and my daughter attends her grades are much better the teachers are doing a fine job!

- submitted by a parent

April 10, 2012
Bethune Junior High School is one of the best schools around this area. By far i would have it give it a 4 out of 5 personally but a 5 out of 5 overall because of its excellent academics. The school has given the students the tools to bright in their education and has given them strength and a head start onto the road to college bot high school, but college. The school is great, the teachers are very polite and have strict rules, and administrators as well as staff are very friendly. i definitely recommend this school! I'm class of 2009.

- submitted by a community member

October 13, 2010
Im a student in bethune and it is the best school ever i been in that school since 6th grade

- submitted by a community member

November 25, 2009
Im a student at bethune iam a 7th grader i really love this schoool

- submitted by a student

October 21, 2009
I still go to this school. I'm an 6th grader and lots of students are being unappropriated. The teachers are being very good to them and teacher very good but when the students don't behave everyone gets mad and the teacher has to stop teacher, that wastes the hard working students time. Please Improve!

- submitted by a student
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October 22, 2008
I attended this school and had a good academic ecperience. A lot depends on the students.

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no rating
January 01, 2008
This school could use some improvements.Like mor computers in the classrooms and a variety of teachers. The school has too many schools. Classes are to long.A block scheduel doesn't work for me. All periods aa day would be good.other than that, it's okay, iguess

- submitted by a student

August 11, 2007
I graduated from Bethune Middle School in 2006 and I have to say that I really enjoyed my experience in this school. I recommend it.

- submitted by a student

January 17, 2007
I'm an eigth grade magnet student at Bethune, and I give this school a three out of five because my experience in the Magnet has been great, but I think the other kids could be a bit better behaved. The teachers that I've had, have, and know about, are hard working and involved in helping the kids out a lot. A person just needs positive support and dedication to excel at Bethune.

- submitted by a student

August 30, 2005
Some teachers are dedicated and hard-working, but there have been lots of changes in administration that negatively effect this school. Also, the school day is too long in my opinion. Starting time at 7:30 and over after 3:00. Too long. Time would be much better utilized if things like homeroom and nutrition were cut out and the left over time gone to lengthen the lunch period. There used to be just one lunch period for 30 minutes and that was too short to accomodate the huge number of students in attendance. Extracurricular course are not used wisely. Students are just 'dumped' into classes like Yearbook and Drama whether they want to be there or not, and usually it's the students with behavior problems who are enrolled in those classes. Administrators are not very supportive of teachers who send students to the office for sever behavior problems.

- submitted by a parent

August 27, 2005
Bethune has a long way to go in providing quality education to its students.

- submitted by a parent

April 23, 2004
I think that the school in general has some dedicated teachers, it's just the students who act out too much, but the people really care.

- submitted by a student
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Mary Mcleod Bethune Middle School
155 West 69th Street, Los Angeles, CA  90003
(323) 541-1800
Last modified Mary Mcleod Bethune Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 2 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Mary Mcleod Bethune Middle School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 16 reviews. Top