Bennett Elementary School



Bennett Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bennett Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 76
1 77
2 77
3 97
4 87
5 80
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bennett Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Fort Collins, CO in the Poudre School District R-1. It enrolls 494 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bennett Elementary School is the 370th largest public school in Colorado and the 22,092nd largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 494
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,092nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 370th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 530th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 346th out of 1,072

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Bennett Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 259
(52%)
10,347
(51%)
 Female 235
(48%)
9,954
(49%)

Bennett Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 378
(77%)
14,852
(73%)
 Hispanic 50
(10%)
3,716
(18%)
 Two or More 26
(5%)
701
(3%)
 Asian 24
(5%)
652
(3%)
 Black 8
(2%)
258
(1%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
100
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
22
(0%)

Bennett Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 371
(75%)
13,956
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 98
(20%)
5,236
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(5%)
1,109
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Bennett Elementary School is ranked 605th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bennett Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (24.9%) is lower than the state average of 44.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Bennett Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 408
2006 428
2007 456
2008 486
2009 454
2010 468
2011 478
2012 494

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 15.5
2007 15.3
2008 17.9
2009 16.6
2010 17.2
2011 17.5
2012 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25735294117647
2006 0.30841121495327
2007 0.21491228070175
2008 0.25925925925926
2009 0.25991189427313
2010 0.22008547008547
2011 0.26359832635983
2012 0.24898785425101

Compare Bennett Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 24.9%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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