Little Bennett Elementary School

23930 Burdette Forest Rd
Clarksburg, MD 20871
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Little Bennett Elementary School serves 629 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Little Bennett Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Little Bennett Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Little Bennett Elementary School's student population of 629 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students629 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Little Bennett Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Little Bennett Elementary School is 0.78, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#146 out of 1359 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
62%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
67%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
29%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
17%
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Black
21%
34%
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White
27%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.780.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontgomery County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Little Bennett Elementary School is Clarksburg High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rocky Hill Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clarksburg Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clarksburg Clarksburg Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 402 students
    0.6 miles
    13530 Redgrave Pl
    Clarksburg, MD 20871
    (301) 353-8060
    0.6 K-5 402
  • Clarksburg Wilson Wims Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,207 student
    1.0 miles
    12520 Blue Sky Drive
    Clarksburg, MD 20871
    (301) 601-4921
    1 PK-5 1,207
  • Clarksburg Clarksburg High School Math: 76% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,148 students
    1.5 miles
    22500 Wims Rd
    Clarksburg, MD 20871
    (301) 444-3000
    1.5 9-12 2,148
  • Clarksburg Rocky Hill Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 804 students
    1.8 miles
    22401 Brick Haven Way
    Clarksburg, MD 20871
    (301) 353-8282
    1.8 6-8 804
  • Clarksburg Hallie Wells Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 752 students
    2.1 miles
    11701 Little Seneca Parkway
    Clarksburg, MD 20871
    (301) 284-4800
    2.1 6-8 752

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