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Ester Bennett Elementary School


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5900 Sidehill Dr, Sparks, NV 89433

Washoe County School District
(775) 674-4444

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Grades
PK-6
Students
530
Type
Public

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4/10
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Test Scores


54%

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The GreatSchools Test Score Rating reflects annual state test results for this school compared with scores statewide.

Equity Overview


33%

4/10
The Equity Overview Rating looks at how well this school is serving the needs of its disadvantaged students relative to all its students, compared to other schools in the state, based on test scores provided from the state Department of Education.

Academic Progress


13%

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The Academic Progress Rating helps measure how much students learn in a year, compared to their peers across the state.

Last updated: Oct 03, 2018

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Grades
PK-6

Students
530

Type
Public

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Subject
% Proficient

Math
30%

State avg: 38%

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Grade 3
27%

State avg: 48%


Grade 4
47%

State avg: 41%


Grade 5
28%

State avg: 34%


Grade 6
18%

State avg: 30%

Reading
33%

State avg: 46%

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Grade 3
30%

State avg: 45%


Grade 4
33%

State avg: 46%


Grade 5
33%

State avg: 50%


Grade 6
35%

State avg: 43%

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4/10

Academic progress

How much did this school help its students improve from one year to the next? This rating compares schools with similar proficiency levels to measure student progress over time.


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A worrisome sign:

Students at this school are making less academic progress from one grade to the next compared to students at other schools in the state.

Low progress with low test scores means students are starting at a low point and are falling even farther behind their peers at other schools in the state.

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Equity

4/10

Equity overview

Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap .


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A worrisome sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling behind other students in the state, and this school may have significant achievement gaps.


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Students

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Hispanic
56%

White
34%

Two or more races
4%

Black
2%

American Indian/Alaska Native
2%

Asian
1%

Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%

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Teachers & staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated .


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Students per teacher

16
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State avg: 17
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Students per counselor

554
:1
State avg: 508
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Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience

86%

State avg: 86%

% of full time teachers who are certified

100%

State avg: 100%

Average teacher salary

$68,679
State avg: $58,920

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