Bentley Elementary School



Bentley Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bentley Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 135
5 129
6 145
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bentley Elementary School is a public elementary school located in New Lenox, IL in the New Lenox School District 122. It enrolls 409 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bentley Elementary School is the 1,173rd largest public school in Illinois and the 30,723rd largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 409
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.72
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 30,723rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,173rd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,765th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,387th out of 2,345

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Bentley Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 229
(56%)
2,085
(52%)
 Female 180
(44%)
1,932
(48%)

Bentley Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 358
(88%)
3,519
(88%)
 Hispanic 30
(7%)
326
(8%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
81
(2%)
 Black 7
(2%)
38
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
38
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Bentley Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 325
(79%)
3,461
(86%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 64
(16%)
427
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(5%)
129
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Bentley Elementary School is ranked 1,915th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bentley Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (20.5%) is significantly lower than the state average of 54.0%. 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.

Bentley Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 590
2006 476
2007 460
2008 464
2009 458
2010 450
2011 419
2012 409

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.4
2006 19.8
2007 20.9
2008 19.3
2009 19.9
2010 20.5
2011 20
2012 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.054237288135593
2006 0.11764705882353
2007 0.12173913043478
2008 0.12284482758621
2009 0.1528384279476
2010 0.20444444444444
2011 0.20763723150358
2012 0.20537897310513

Compare Bentley Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 20.5%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
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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