801 Country Club Dr
Bennettsville, SC 29512
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Bennettsville Elementary School served 412 students in grades 3-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 61% (which was lower than the South Carolina state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 60% (which was lower than the South Carolina state average of 72%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was equal to the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 86% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
Total Students
412 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year Data
This School
State Level (SC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
61%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bennettsville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
60%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bennettsville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bennettsville Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bennettsville Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bennettsville Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
83%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bennettsville Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
14%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bennettsville Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Bennettsville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bennettsville Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score
0.29
This chart display the diversity score of Bennettsville Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bennettsville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bennettsville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

61% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 71% SC state average), while 60% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 72% SC state average).

How many students attend Bennettsville Elementary School?

412 students attend Bennettsville Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

83% of Bennettsville Elementary School students are Black, 14% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Bennettsville Elementary School?

Bennettsville Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the South Carolina state average of 14:1.

What grades does Bennettsville Elementary School offer ?

Bennettsville Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-5

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