Bennett Christiansen Academy (Closed 2006)

1239 East Main Street
Bennett Christiansen Academy served 44 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Minority enrollment was 20% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students44 students
This chart display total students of Bennett Christiansen Academy by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers (03-04)4 teachers
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Bennett Christiansen Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bennett Christiansen Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
33%
Black
14%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bennett Christiansen Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
White
80%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bennett Christiansen Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bennett Christiansen Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.340.70
This chart display the diversity score of Bennett Christiansen Academy and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bennett Christiansen Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bennett Christiansen Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolk School District
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bennett Christiansen Academy is Bartow Senior High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Union Academy (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bartow Union Academy Magnet School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 419 students
    0.4 miles
    1795 Wabash St E
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 534-7435
    0.4 6-8 419
  • Bartow Bartow Elementary Academy Magnet School
    Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 464 students
    0.8 miles
    590 Wilson Ave S
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 534-7410
    0.8 K-5 464
  • Bartow Gibbons Street Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 228 students
    0.9 miles
    1860 Gibbons St E
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 534-7430
    0.9 PK-5 228
  • Bartow Bartow Senior High School Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,294 students
    1.2 miles
    1270 Broadway Ave S
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 534-7400
    1.2 9-12 2,294
  • Bartow Polk Halfway House Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-12 | 24 students
    1.2 miles
    2145 Bob Phillips Rd
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 519-3611
    1.2 5-12 24
Recent Articles
Entering high school is a big change and a big challenge. Take advice from high school teachers and fellow students to help you survive the transition.
Michelle Rhee's name seems to garner press as often as Education Secretary Arne Duncan, but Rhee has her equal share of critics and supporters. Learn about Rhee's controversial reforms and plans for revolutionizing education in this country.
Learn about how your school will address pandemic health issues, such as the H1N1 virus, and how you can be proactive in learning about school closing guidelines.