Bennett Elementary School

  • Bennett Elementary School serves 436 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 33% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Bennett Elementary School's student population of 436 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students436 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bennett Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bennett Elementary School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#853 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
25%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
69%
53%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bennett Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.460.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bennett Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBennett No. 29J School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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