Bentley Elementary School (Closed 2016)

25 Memorial Drive
Salem, MA 01970
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Bentley Elementary School served 248 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 45-49% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 61%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 40-44% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 69%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students248 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
45-49%
61%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
40-44%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bentley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
44%
20%
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Black
11%
9%
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White
38%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bentley Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score
0.650.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bentley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalem School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Bentley Elementary School is Salem Prep High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bentley Academy Charter School (0.0 miles away)
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