Bennett Woods Elementary School

2650 Bennett Rd
Okemos, MI 48864
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Bennett Woods Elementary School serves 412 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Bennett Woods Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Bennett Woods Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Bennett Woods Elementary School's student population of 412 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students412 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Bennett Woods Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Bennett Woods Elementary School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#42 out of 3119 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
16%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
5%
18%
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White
63%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOkemos School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bennett Woods Elementary School is Okemos High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chippewa Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Okemos Public Montessoricentral (1.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Okemos Chippewa Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 7-8 | 701 students
    0.8 miles
    4000 Okemos Rd
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-4800
    0.8 7-8 701
  • Okemos Okemos High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: ≤1%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,354 student
    1.1 miles
    2800 Jolly Rd
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-4900
    1.1 9-12 1,354
  • Okemos Okemos Public Montessoricentral Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-4 | 327 students
    1.2 miles
    4406 Okemos Rd
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-5400
    1.2 PK-4 327
  • Okemos Kinawa School Math: 59% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 5-6 | 713 students
    1.5 miles
    1900 Kinawa Dr
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-4700
    1.5 5-6 713
  • Okemos Nextech High School Of Lansing Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 220 students
    1.6 miles
    2175 University Park Drive
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 347-7793
    1.6 9-12 220

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