2750 S. Needles Hwy
Laughlin, NV 89029
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
William G Bennett Elementary School serves 328 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
William G Bennett Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Nevada state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

William G Bennett Elementary School's student population of 328 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
328 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

William G Bennett Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 671 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of William G Bennett Elementary School is 0.68, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#380 out of 671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
37%
43%
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Black
10%
11%
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White
42%
32%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
9%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 328 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NV
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68 (Top 30%)

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