Bennett Elementary School

10115 South Prairie Ave, Chicago, IL 60628 | (773) 535-5460
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 610
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 10115 S Prairie Ave, Chicago, IL 60628
  • Principal or Admin: Barbara J Ellis
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Chicago Public Schools
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,392
  • Graduation Rate: 63.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 16.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.8
  • Enrolled Students: 406,068

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 610
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 27.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 273 (44.8%)
  • Females: 337 (55.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 53 (8.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 536 (87.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 589 (96.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bennett Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black60799.5%
Asian10.2%
Hispanic10.2%
White10.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bennett Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten345.6%
Kindergarten6310.3%
1st Grade6410.5%
2nd Grade538.7%
3rd Grade589.5%
4th Grade6911.3%
5th Grade6310.3%
6th Grade6110.0%
7th Grade7211.8%
8th Grade7312.0%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.3%
District:
91.5%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Bennett Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on January 14, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • great school!! i was apart of the class of 1992. Roberta Fields is the best teacher ever!!!

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