Bennett Elementary School



Bennett Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bennett Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 42
K 71
1 53
2 53
3 46
4 55
5 55
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 Lauderdale, FL in the Broward School District. It enrolls 375 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bennett Elementary School is the 1,799th largest public school in Florida and the 34,162nd largest nationally. It has 12.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 375
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 31
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,162nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,799th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 310th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,675th out of 2,205

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Bennett Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 190
(51%)
95,693
(52%)
 Female 185
(49%)
88,893
(48%)

Bennett Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 198
(53%)
73,516
(40%)
 White 90
(24%)
44,989
(24%)
 Hispanic 66
(18%)
53,843
(29%)
 Two or More 10
(3%)
5,156
(3%)
 Asian 10
(3%)
6,342
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
181
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
559
(0%)

Bennett Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 283
(75%)
94,802
(51%)
 Not Eligible 55
(15%)
75,238
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(10%)
14,546
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Bennett Elementary School is ranked 1,299th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bennett Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.3%) is higher than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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 429
2006 436
2007 433
2008 393
2009 358
2010 395
2011 406
2012 375

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.3
2006 12.8
2007 12.2
2008 9
2009 10.8
2010 11.6
2011 13.5
2012 12.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65734265734266
2006 0.65366972477064
2007 0.83140877598152
2008 0.79898218829517
2009 0.83798882681564
2010 0.83037974683544
2011 0.89408866995074
2012 0.85333333333333

Compare Bennett Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,210.0% 12.1:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 85.3%
 

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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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