Benteen Elementary School



Benteen Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Benteen Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 42
1 54
2 56
3 55
4 54
5 34
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Benteen Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Atlanta, GA in the Atlanta Public Schools. It enrolls 313 students in grades 1st through 12th. Benteen Elementary School is the 1,275th largest public school in Georgia and the 40,449th largest nationally. It has 13.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 313
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13:1
Full Time Teachers: 24
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,449th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 1,275th out of 1,349
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 189th out of 1,337
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,240th out of 1,337

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Benteen Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 161
(51%)
20,488
(51%)
 Female 152
(49%)
19,562
(49%)

Benteen Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 191
(61%)
29,232
(73%)
 Hispanic 118
(38%)
2,852
(7%)
 White 3
(1%)
6,609
(17%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
56
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
476
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
800
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
25
(0%)

Benteen Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 310
(99%)
29,777
(74%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
9,817
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
456
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,336 ranked schools in Georgia, Benteen Elementary School is ranked 899th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Benteen Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 65.3%. 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.

Benteen Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 400
2006 388
2007 333
2008 252
2009 248
2010 231
2011 186
2012 268
2013 276
2014 304
2015 313

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.4
2006 12.4
2007 11.9
2008 10.1
2009 13.1
2010 11.6
2011 13.3
2012 12.7
2013 13.1
2014 11.7
2015 13

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.975
2006 0.99742268041237
2007 0.97897897897898
2008 0.98809523809524
2009 0.98790322580645
2010 0.98701298701299
2011 0.98387096774194
2012 0.98507462686567
2013 0.98913043478261
2014 1
2015 0.99041533546326

Compare Benteen Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,300.0% 13.0:1
 
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 
This School 99.0%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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