PROFICIENCY 11% 73% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
16%Detroit City School District
5%Detroit
41%Michigan

Bennett Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Detroit City School District" in Detroit, MI. There are a total of 452 students and 23 teachers at Bennett Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 409 free lunch students and 7 reduced lunch students.

Bennett Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 11.0%, which is 73% lower than the Michigan average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students452
Teachers23
Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch409
Reduced lunch7

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Bennett Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All11%
36-9%
415-19%
56-9%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All11%
36-9%
410-14%
510-14%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Bennett Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMichiganNational
Caucasian 11.8% 2.4% 68.4% 51.1%
African American 6.3% 83.9% 18.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 1.2% 3.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 77.0% 11.8% 6.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.3% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.5% 0.4% 3.0% 3.1%

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Detroit demographics profile

StatisticDetroitMichiganNational
Population683,4439,909,600318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4,92710191
Median age34.839.537.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)32%55%55%
Speak English89%91%79%
Speak Spanish7%3%13%

Education level achieved in Detroit

IndexDetroitMichiganNational
Completed 8th grade73.8%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school72.3%85.9%83.0%
Completed some college46.5%60.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.7%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.8%27.4%30.3%
Completed masters5.5%10.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Bennett Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.