Mack Benn Jr Elementary School

1253 Nansemond Parkway, Suffolk, VA 23434 | (757) 934-6224
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 756
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1253 Nansemond Pkwy, Suffolk, VA 23434
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 756
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 39.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 375 (49.6%)
  • Females: 370 (48.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 71 (9.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 449 (59.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 520 (68.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Mack Benn Jr Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black56474.6%
Asian50.7%
Hispanic212.8%
White15520.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Mack Benn Jr Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten668.7%
Kindergarten13718.1%
1st Grade11715.5%
2nd Grade11114.7%
3rd Grade9512.6%
4th Grade13117.3%
5th Grade9913.1%
Source: VA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Mack Benn Jr Elementary School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on SOL state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Reading
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Writing

SOL - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201070.0%75.0%83.0%
200980.0%81.0%86.0%
200878.0%78.0%84.0%
 
History Test
201090.0%94.0%93.0%
200987.0%92.0%93.0%
200885.0%92.0%93.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201096.0%91.0%92.0%
200978.0%84.0%89.0%
200873.0%84.0%89.0%
 
Science Test
201092.0%90.0%91.0%
200970.0%81.0%89.0%
200872.0%82.0%88.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201083.0%86.0%88.0%
200979.0%88.0%89.0%
200883.0%84.0%88.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201084.0%92.0%88.0%
200976.0%86.0%86.0%
200877.0%82.0%84.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201091.0%89.0%90.0%
200986.0%91.0%92.0%
200888.0%88.0%89.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201089.0%93.0%90.0%
200979.0%89.0%90.0%
200883.0%88.0%88.0%
 
Science Test
201079.0%83.0%88.0%
200976.0%86.0%88.0%
200887.0%86.0%88.0%
 
Writing Test
201088.0%89.0%88.0%
200988.0%85.0%86.0%
200878.0%82.0%87.0%
 
Source: VA Department of Education 2009-2010

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