23930 Burdette Forest Rd
Clarksburg, MD 20871
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Little Bennett Elementary School serves 639 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 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Little Bennett Elementary School's student population of 639 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
639 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

Little Bennett Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,354 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Little Bennett Elementary School is 0.79, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#152 out of 1354 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
28%
7%
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Hispanic
18%
20%
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Black
25%
34%
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White
21%
34%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.79
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 639 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.79

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