St Benedict Elementary School (Closed 2012)

9857 State Hwy 178
Seneca, KS 66538
(School attendance zone shown in map)
St Benedict Elementary School served 67 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥90% (which was higher than the Kansas state average of 84%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥90% (which was higher than the Kansas state average of 87%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 was lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 1% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students67 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of St Benedict Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥90%
84%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of St Benedict Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥90%
87%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of St Benedict Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio8:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
20%
Black
n/a
7%
White
99%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in St Benedict Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in St Benedict Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score
0.020.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in St Benedict Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in St Benedict Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameB & B School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to St Benedict Elementary School is Nemaha Central High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Nemaha Central Elementary And Middle School (2.1 miles away)
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