Bennett-hemenway

Bennett-hemenway serves 594 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Bennett-hemenway placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Bennett-hemenway's student population of 594 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students594 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Bennett-hemenway is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Bennett-hemenway is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#659 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
77%
60%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.390.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNatick School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bennett-hemenway is Framingham High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wilson Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Natick Wilson Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 945 students
    0.6 miles
    22 Rutledge Rd
    Natick, MA 01760
    (508) 647-6670
    0.6 5-8 945
  • Wayland Wayland Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 637 students
    1.2 miles
    201 Main Street
    Wayland, MA 01778
    (508) 655-6670
    1.2 6-8 637
  • Natick Johnson
    Grades: K-4 | 229 students
    1.3 miles
    99 South Main Street
    Natick, MA 01760
    (508) 647-6680
    1.3 K-4 229
  • Natick Brown
    Grades: K-4 | 524 students
    1.5 miles
    1 Jean Burke Drive
    Natick, MA 01760
    (508) 647-6660
    1.5 K-4 524
  • Natick J F Kennedy Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 641 students
    1.5 miles
    165 Mill Street
    Natick, MA 01760
    (508) 647-6650
    1.5 5-8 641

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