Edmund Hatch Bennett School

47 North Walker St, Taunton, MA 02780 | (508) 821-1245
  • Grades: KG-4
  • Student Enrollment: 404
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 47 North Walker Street, Taunton, MA 02780
School District Details
  • Taunton School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $11,520
  • Graduation Rate: 70.3%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.7
  • Enrolled Students: 7,920

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 404
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 22.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 193 (47.8%)
  • Females: 211 (52.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 21 (5.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 107 (26.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 128 (31.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Edmund Hatch Bennett School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black266.4%
Asian61.5%
Hispanic4912.1%
White31377.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Edmund Hatch Bennett School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten8721.5%
1st Grade6917.1%
2nd Grade7919.6%
3rd Grade8320.5%
4th Grade8621.3%
Source: MA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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3 reviews for Edmund Hatch Bennett School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 13, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Excelent school, Extraordinary Principal
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 31, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • can't wait for the new year my son is so excited to go back!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 24, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • keep up the good work!

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Edmund Hatch Bennett School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on MCAS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math

MCAS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201046.0%64.0%63.0%
200953.0%60.0%57.0%
 
Math Test
201043.0%66.0%65.0%
200957.0%63.0%60.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201051.0%52.0%54.0%
200957.0%56.0%53.0%
 
Math Test
201048.0%48.0%48.0%
200950.0%54.0%48.0%
 
Source: MA Department of Education 2009-2010

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