Bentley Primary School

  • Bentley Primary School serves 228 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-79% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bentley Primary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36%.

Top Placements

Bentley Primary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • Bentley Primary School's student population of 228 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students228 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bentley Primary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,265 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bentley Primary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#89 out of 1265 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
10%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
85%
64%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.270.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHalstead School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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