Bentley Elementary School

  • Bentley Elementary School serves 576 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 96% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Bentley Elementary School's student population of 576 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students576 students
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers

School Comparison

  • Bentley Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bentley Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
78%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
72%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
Asian
8%
4%
Hispanic
26%
52%
Black
20%
13%
White
42%
28%
Two or more races
4%
2%
Diversity Score0.720.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLamar Cisd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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