William G Bennett Elementary School

William G Bennett Elementary School serves 311 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the NV average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 62%.
William G Bennett Elementary School operates within the Clark County School District.

Overview

The student population of 311 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 311 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Students by Grade William G Bennett Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 17:1
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
33%
39%
Black
3%
10%
White
51%
38%
All Ethnic Groups William G Bennett Elementary School Sch Ethnicity William G Bennett Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.47
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
58%
44%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 340,019 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
363
9
Number of Students Managed 340,019 2,386
Clark County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $3,179 MM $36 MM
Clark County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3,291 MM $34 MM
Clark County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,164 $14,943
Clark County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,521 $14,309
Clark County   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Laughlin Jr/sr High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Laughlin Jr/sr High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Laughlin Jr/sr High School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LaughlinLaughlin Jr/sr High School
    1900 Cougar Dr
    LaughlinNV 89029
    (702)298-1996
    1.2 mi | 424 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Bullhead CityBullhead City Junior High School
    1062 Hancock Rd
    Bullhead CityAZ 86442
    (928)758-3961
    2.9 mi | 567 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Bullhead CityCoyote Canyon School
    1820 Lakeside Dr
    Bullhead CityAZ 86442
    (928)758-4909
    3 mi | 573 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Bullhead CityMohave Accelerated Learning Center
    Charter School
    625 Marina Blvd
    Bullhead CityAZ 86442
    (928)704-9345
    Charter School

    3.2 mi | 383 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Bullhead CityMohave Accelerated Elementary School
    Charter School
    625 Marina Blvd
    Bullhead CityAZ 86442
    (928)704-9345
    Charter School

    3.2 mi | 190 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Clark County, NV public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.51, which is higher than the Nevada average of 0.47. The most diverse school district in Clark County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Nevada or national school diversity statistics.