Elisabeth M. Bennet Academy

  • Elisabeth M. Bennet Academy serves 407 students in grades 6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Elisabeth M. Bennet Academy's student population of 407 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6
Total Students407 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Elisabeth M. Bennet Academy
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers

School Comparison

  • Elisabeth M. Bennet Academy's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elisabeth M. Bennet Academy is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#746 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elisabeth M. Bennet Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
57%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
Asian
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Elisabeth M. Bennet Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
29%
24%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Elisabeth M. Bennet Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
19%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Elisabeth M. Bennet Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
41%
55%
Two or more races
4%
3%
Diversity Score0.710.42
This chart display the diversity score of Elisabeth M. Bennet Academy and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Elisabeth M. Bennet Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManchester School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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