School Details

Bentley Elementary School

25 Memorial Dr, Salem, MA 01970
(978) 740-1260
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 & ungraded 345 students 10 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

23%
43%
57%
34%
59%
67%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Salem School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

33%
41%
53%
17%
37%
52%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Salem School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

26%
42%
65%
28%
47%
61%
16%
33%
51%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Salem School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Bentley Elementary School is a public elementary school in Salem. The principal of Bentley Elementary School is Nancy Pelletier. 345 students attend Bentley Elementary School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 75% of the 345 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Bentley Elementary School is 10:1. Carlton Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 5% 5%
Hispanic 45% 32%
White, non-Hispanic 45% 56%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 3%
Multiracial 3% 4%
Asian 3% %
Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.02%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 75% 58%

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