Bennington Incorporated School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,024 students in Bennington Incorporated School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Vermont.
Public Schools in Bennington Incorporated School District have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Vermont public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 52% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Bennington Incorporated School District are Monument School, Molly Stark School and Bennington Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Bennington Incorporated School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Vermont.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Vermont public school average of 10% (majority Black and Asian).

Top Rankings

Bennington Incorporated School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Vermont for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Bennington Incorporated School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 05
2017-2018 School Year Data
This School District
This State (VT)
# Schools
3 Schools
310 Schools
# Students
1,024 Students
84,142 Students
# Teachers
48 Teachers
7,240 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Bennington Incorporated School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 174 school districts in Vermont (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (VT)
Overall District Rank
#201 out of 214 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bennington Incorporated   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
26%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bennington Incorporated   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
36%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bennington Incorporated   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.15
0.19
# American Indian Students
n/a
127 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
9 Students
1,741 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
27 Students
1,731 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
2%
# Black Students
27 Students
1,764 Students
% Black Students
2%
2%
# White Students
944 Students
75,796 Students
% White Students
92%
90%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
58 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
17 Students
2,989 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
249
8,809
# Students in K Grade:
124
5,738
# Students in 1st Grade:
117
5,780
# Students in 2nd Grade:
133
5,821
# Students in 3rd Grade:
125
5,799
# Students in 4th Grade:
149
6,165
# Students in 5th Grade:
127
6,188
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
5,967
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
6,007
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
5,875
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
5,705
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
5,659
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
5,463
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
5,166
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,813 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,447. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,315 is less than the state median of $20,276. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (VT)
Total Revenue
$13 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bennington Incorporated   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in VT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$17 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Bennington Incorporated   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in VT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,813
$19,447
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bennington Incorporated   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in VT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,315
$20,276
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bennington Incorporated   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in VT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Bennington Incorporated School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Monument School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
66 Main Street
Bennington, VT 05201
(802) 447-7979
Grades: PK-5
| 158 students
Rank: #22.
Molly Stark School
Math: 24% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
181 Orchard Street
Bennington, VT 05201
(802) 442-2692
Grades: PK-5
| 513 students
Rank: #33.
Bennington Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
128 Park Street
Bennington, VT 05201
(802) 442-5256
Grades: PK-5
| 353 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 05
  • Students: 1,024 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in VT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15

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