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Benndale Elementary School

Traditional Public School

5204 Hwy 26 West

Lucedale, MS 39452

601-766-6341

Overview

Benndale Elementary School serves 138 students in grades K-6. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was F. Per student spending for this school is $9,234.

Grades

K

1

2

3

4

5

6

Performance

F

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$9,234/Child

Demographics

Benndale Elementary School serves 138 students. This high-poverty school body is 71.01% White and 23.19% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 13
Student-Teacher Ratio: 9:1
Experienced: 82%
In-Field: 100% 
Principals
Total: 1
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 138

By Grade:

  •       K: 20
  •       1: 19
  •       2: 11
  •       3: 25
  •       4: 19
  •       5: 25
  •       6: 16
  •       Other: 3

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 23%
  •       White: 71%
  •       Other: 6%

District

Teachers
Total: 278
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 79%
In-Field: 99% 
Principals
Total: 15
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 3,843

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 96
  •       Special Pre-K: 12
  •       K: 283
  •       Special K: 22
  •       Special Elementary: 41
  •       1: 280
  •       2: 299
  •       3: 274
  •       4: 318
  •       5: 286
  •       6: 282
  •       7: 304
  •       8: 284
  •       9: 295
  •       10: 245
  •       11: 258
  •       12: 239
  •       Special Secondary: 25

Community

George County

Total Population: 24,500

  •       Males: 12,382
  •       Females: 12,118

Growth: 8.51%
Number of Households: 7,982
Median Income: $49,995

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 11,088 10,885 21,973 7%
Black or African American 1,050 846 1,896 3%
Asian-American 37 161 198 313%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 0 1 1 0%
Native American and Alaska Native 60 72 132 91%
Hispanic American 438 307 745 64%
Two or more races 147 153 300 69%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 44.7%
English Proficiency: 34.2%
Science Proficiency: 52%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: 1,024
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: 783
  • Expulsions: 0
  • Incidents of Violence: <10
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Benndale Elementary School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $9,234.

Total

Per-student Spending: $9,234

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $8,403

Federal

Per-student Spending: $222

Overall Rating

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