Bennett School District No. 29j School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,126 students in Bennett School District No. 29j School District. Bennett School District No. 29j School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
The top ranked public schools in Bennett School District No. 29j School District are Bennett Middle School, Bennett High School and Bennett Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Bennett School District No. 29j School District have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameBennett School District No. 29j School District
School District Websitehttp://www.bsd29j.com
School District Phone Number(303) 644-3234
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CO)
# of Schools4 Schools1,908 Schools
# of Students1,126 Students908,272 Students
# of Teachers63 Teachers51,869 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1

District Comparison

Bennett School District No. 29j School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 182 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#101 out of 183 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bennett School District No. 29j  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bennett School District No. 29j  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bennett School District No. 29j  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bennett School District No. 29j  School District and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.470.60
# of American Indian Students6 Students6,435 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Studentsn/a28,790 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students293 Students305,932 Students
% Hispanic Students
26%
34%
# of Black Students11 Students41,619 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# of White Students770 Students485,318 Students
% White Students
68%
53%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student2,281 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students45 Students37,873 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:6533,045
# of Students in Kindergarten:6863,350
# of Students in 1st Grade:6564,721
# of Students in 2nd Grade:7265,406
# of Students in 3rd Grade:7167,740
# of Students in 4th Grade:8769,560
# of Students in 5th Grade:8769,605
# of Students in 6th Grade:8369,199
# of Students in 7th Grade:8267,808
# of Students in 8th Grade:8267,768
# of Students in 9th Grade:9369,968
# of Students in 10th Grade:9567,062
# of Students in 11th Grade:7965,086
# of Students in 12th Grade:9767,954
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $10,469 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,813. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $8,980 is less than the state median of $13,317. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (CO)
Total Revenue$12 MM$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bennett School District No. 29j  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$10 MM$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Bennett School District No. 29j  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,469$13,813
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bennett School District No. 29j  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,980$13,317
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bennett School District No. 29j  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Bennett School District No. 29j School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Bennett Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    455 8th Street
    Bennett, CO 80102
    (303) 644-3234

    Grades: 6-8 | 247 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Bennett High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    610 7th Street
    Bennett, CO 80102
    (303) 644-3234

    Grades: 9-12 | 364 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Bennett Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    462 8th Street
    Bennett, CO 80102
    (303) 644-3234

    Grades: K-5 | 450 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Bennett Preschool
    805 Washington Way
    Bennett, CO 80102
    (303) 644-3234

    Grades: PK | 65 students
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