Bennett Elementary School (Closed 2011)

434 18th St
Cairo, IL 62914
(School attendance zone shown in map)
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 80-84% (which was approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 80%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 65-69% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 74%) for the 2009-10 school year.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 3-6
Total Students (09-10)145 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
80-84%
80%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
65-69%
74%
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bennett Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
American Indian (09-10)
n/a
n/a
Asian (09-10)
3%
5%
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Hispanic (09-10)
n/a
22%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bennett Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black (09-10)
85%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bennett Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White (09-10)
10%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bennett Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hawaiian (09-10)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (09-10)
n/a
n/a
Diversity Score
n/a0.68
This chart display the diversity score of Bennett Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (09-10)
94%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bennett Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
3%
6%
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 Illinois by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCairo USD 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Bennett Elementary School is Cairo Jr/sr High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cairo Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Murphysboro Five County Regional Alternative Alternative School
    Grades: Inquire with school
    0.2 miles
    1001 Walnut Street
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    (618) 687-7290
    0.2 Inquire with school n/a
  • Cairo Cairo Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 213 students
    0.7 miles
    3101 Elm St
    Cairo, IL 62914
    (618) 734-1027
    0.7 PK-5 213
  • Cairo Cairo Jr/sr High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 170 students
    1.2 miles
    4201 Sycamore St
    Cairo, IL 62914
    (618) 734-4102
    1.2 6-12 170
  • Charleston Charleston Middle School Math: 7% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 231 students
    7.2 miles
    S Main St
    Charleston, MO 63834
    (573) 683-3346
    7.2 6-8 231
  • Mounds Meridian High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 125 students
    8.7 miles
    1401 Mounds Rd
    Mounds, IL 62964
    (618) 342-6778
    8.7 9-12 125
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