Bennett Park Montessori School

342 Clinton St
Buffalo, NY 14204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Bennett Park Montessori School serves 750 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Bennett Park Montessori School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Bennett Park Montessori School's student population of 750 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
750 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
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School Rankings

Bennett Park Montessori School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bennett Park Montessori School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#4038 out of 4228 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
12%
27%
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Black
61%
17%
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White
19%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
1%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 750 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58 (Top 50%)

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