M Lynn Bennion School

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429 S 800 E

Salt Lake City, UT 84102

(801) 578-8108

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 334

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for M Lynn Bennion School

Bennion Elementary school has very hard working teachers and they are very good. The class size in the upper grades are high. The principal is the worst principle I have ever witnessed. He is all about getting fame for himself. He takes credit for everything, when it is usually someone how did the work. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/02/13

This school was great two years ago, but the new administration has caused it to go downhill quickly. The principal likes to brag and take credit for great things but the teachers are doing all the work. He is running the after-school and summer program into the ground. The students aren't learning ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/27/13

The Kindergarten teachers are great but the class sizes are huge for kindergarten (around 30 kids) Principal James E. Yapias very rude and bullies parents especially the parents that are immigrants. There is a complete lack of PTA because of the way he treats parents. I have witnessed him yelling ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/12/13

Overly large class sizes. Somewhat rude and arrogant office staff. Mainly hispanic population, causing english in class to be slowed as teachers attempt to deal with the bilingual issues. Moved to Wasatch, and couldn't be more pleased.

Posted by a parent on 05/25/10

The school teachers, especially Ms. Johnson are awesome. The AfterSchool program is great. Ms. Pittam is okay but her office staff are not so nice. They don't understand what good customer service is, and if you asked them about it, they probably wouldn't care. Their apathy keeps the school from ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/17/10

M. Lynn Bennion Elementary School is one of a kind. They have some amazing teachers. Their After-School program is phenomenal. It is one of, if not the, best After-School program I have ever seen. Rachael, the cordinator, is fabulous, and her staff is top notch!

Posted by a parent on 11/13/09

Although this school is in the downtown of Salt Lake City, the curriculum allows children to progress at thier own speed. Classes are broken up into groups of children that are on the same level in reading, math or other subjects so that they can achieve at the level that best suits them. If a child ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/31/06

Again, terrible school. Low income area. Big class sizes. Moved from their to Wasatch, what a difference!

Posted by a parent on 02/08/06

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Test scores for M Lynn Bennion School

CRT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
M Lynn Bennion School
Salt Lake District
* In 2009-2010 Utah used the Utah Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT) to test students in grades 1 through 11 in language arts, in grades 1 through 7 in math, in grades 4 through 9 in science and upon completion of certain courses in grades 8 through 11. The results displayed on GreatSchools profiles are for all grades combined for each subject. The CRT is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Utah. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Salt Lake City schools — M Lynn Bennion School is located at 429 S 800 E, Salt Lake City UT 84102. 429 S 800 E is in the 84102 ZIP code in Salt Lake City, UT The school district for M Lynn Bennion School is the Salt Lake District. M Lynn Bennion School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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