Dean And Mildred Bennett Elementary School

  • Dean And Mildred Bennett Elementary School serves 515 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dean And Mildred Bennett Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Dean And Mildred Bennett Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Dean And Mildred Bennett Elementary School's student population of 515 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students515 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dean And Mildred Bennett Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Dean And Mildred Bennett Elementary School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank#344 out of 7999 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
16%
52%
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Black
9%
13%
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White
65%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.540.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMckinney Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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