Bennett Elementary School



Bennett Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bennett Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 10
K 7
1 9
2 8
3 14
4 11
5 8
6 10
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bennett Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bennett, IA in the Bennett Community School District. It enrolls 77 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bennett Elementary School is the 694th largest public school in Iowa and the 53,714th largest nationally. It has 7.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 77
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 7.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 10.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 53,714th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 694th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 7th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 630th out of 723

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Bennett Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 42
(55%)
42
(55%)
 Male 35
(45%)
35
(45%)

Bennett Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 76
(99%)
76
(99%)
 Two or More 1
(1%)
1
(1%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bennett Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 48
(62%)
48
(62%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 22
(29%)
22
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(9%)
7
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Bennett Elementary School is ranked 688th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bennett Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.7%) is slightly lower than the state average of 43.8%. 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 88
2006 95
2007 99
2008 79
2009 86
2010 87
2011 80
2012 77

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 8.8
2006 8.9
2007 8.4
2008 7
2009 8.3
2010 8.7
2011 8.1
2012 7.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25
2006 0.29473684210526
2007 0.26262626262626
2008 0.26582278481013
2009 0.25581395348837
2010 0.35632183908046
2011 0.325
2012 0.37662337662338

Compare Bennett Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
740.0% 7.4:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.7%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 06 77 7.4:1  
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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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