Top Bennington Public Schools
- For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public schools in Bennington, KS, serving 451 students. Bennington has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
- Bennington, KS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Bennington have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Kansas public schools.
- Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the Kansas public school average of 14:1.
Top Bennington, KS Public Schools (2021)
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