Bennett School



Bennett School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bennett School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 16
1 20
2 13
3 30
4 23
5 31
6 20
7 33
8 22
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bennett School is a public elementary school located in Bennett, NC in the Chatham County School District. It enrolls 226 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bennett School is the 1,395th largest public school in North Carolina and the 47,063rd largest nationally. It has 13.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 226
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 47,063rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in North Carolina: 1,395th out of 1,548
Student/Teacher Rank in North Carolina: 212th out of 1,536
Full Time Teacher Rank in North Carolina: 1,347th out of 1,536

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Bennett School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 119
(53%)
3,089
(50%)
 Male 107
(47%)
3,080
(50%)

Bennett School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 203
(90%)
3,101
(50%)
 Hispanic 19
(8%)
2,012
(33%)
 Black 3
(1%)
693
(11%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
68
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
18
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
276
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Bennett School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 134
(59%)
2,884
(47%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 79
(35%)
2,984
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(6%)
301
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,517 ranked schools in North Carolina, Bennett School is ranked 1,394th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bennett School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.7%) is lower than the state average of 61.1%. 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 School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 272
2006 235
2007 239
2008 251
2009 260
2010 254
2011 262
2012 241
2013 240
2014 235
2015 226

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 N/A
2007 13.4
2008 11.9
2009 12.9
2010 11.9
2011 15.5
2012 13.5
2013 13.4
2014 14.4
2015 13

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.19117647058824
2006 0.21276595744681
2007 0.20502092050209
2008 0.21115537848606
2009 0.32307692307692
2010 0.28740157480315
2011 0.30916030534351
2012 0.3402489626556
2013 0.42916666666667
2014 0.40425531914894
2015 0.4070796460177

Compare Bennett School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,300.0% 13.0:1
 
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 

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

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