Bennington Secondary School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
16610 Bennington Road
Bennington, NE 68007
Phone
(402) 238-2447
District
BENNINGTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
DOUGLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
880
Classroom Teachers
50

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Nebraska

10

(10 is best)

Better than 96.3% of NE schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Bennington Secondary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 78 49
Proficiency in Reading 85 49
Proficiency in Math 71 49

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.64
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.59
AVG FOR STATE 13.53
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 192 21.8%
Grade 8 140 15.9%
Grade 9 157 17.8%
Grade 10 147 16.7%
Grade 11 130 14.8%
Grade 12 114 13.0%
Total 880 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.0% 92.4% 69.2%
Black 1.9% 2.1% 7.1%
Hispanic 4.7% 4.1% 19.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 1.3% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.8% 9.8% 43.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.7% 6.9% 35.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.1% 2.9% 8.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 9,719 1,920,076
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 241.8 25
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 9.5% 6.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.6% 20.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.4% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.1% 24.9%
65 OR OLDER 10.4% 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,249 748,405
Single Parent Households With Children 7.2% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.4% 90.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 47.9% 30.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 23.7% 8.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 26.9% 14.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 17.2% 13.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.9% 19.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.5% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.5% 14.5%
$15,000 or less 4.2% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,071 $12,755,171 39.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $264 $554,664 1.7%
Staff $256 $537,856 1.7%
General Administration $230 $483,230 1.5%
School Administration $444 $932,844 2.9%
Operation $865 $1,817,365 5.6%
Transportation $201 $422,301 1.3%
Other $12 $25,212 0.1%
Total Support $2,272 $4,773,472 14.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $7,026 $14,761,626 45.7%
Total Expenditures $15,369 $32,290,269 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,701 $2,455,582,533 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $480 $152,936,813 3.4%
Staff $324 $103,451,323 2.3%
General Administration $326 $103,859,000 2.3%
School Administration $575 $183,463,020 4.1%
Operation $1,026 $327,199,974 7.3%
Transportation $362 $115,411,814 2.6%
Other $289 $92,252,003 2.1%
Total Support $3,383 $1,078,580,223 24.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,982 $950,761,532 21.2%
Total Expenditures $14,066 $4,485,003,925 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%