About Us » Academics


Pre-School to 8th Grade 2022-2023
Welcome to Bennett-Kew Home of the Bears


  • Core Back-to-School Night
  • Gate Program
  • Kindergarten Round-Up
  • Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration 
  • Read Across America
  • Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Speech Contest and Art Contest
  • Monthly Student of the Month assemblies 
  • District Richard Barter Memorial Spelling Bee
  • Open House 
  • Choir/Music
  • Field Trips
  • Cesar Chavez Celebration
  • Costume Parade
  • (ASB) Associated Student Body
  • Canned Food Drive
  • Promotion Ceremony for 5th and 8th grades
  • (AVID) Advancement Via Individual Determination
  • Olympic Day
  • PBIS (Paw Patrols 4-5/Bear Squad 7-8)/Bear Bucks
  • STEAM Program
  • NEXTGEN Math
  • Enrichment programs
    *Grades TK- 4 grade Kids 4 College
    *Grades 5-8th grade Primetime
  • Physical Fitness Test (Grades 5 & 7) ( Feb. to May)

Extra curricular activities

  • (ASB) Associated Student Body
  • Basketball Team, Soccer Team, Football Team, Track, Cheerleading, Tennis, Computer Gaming, Basketball, Golf, Volleyball, Skating, Baseball, Tennis, A+, Programming,
  • Bike Ride Initiatives

Parent Engagement 

  • School Beautification 
  • Title One Conference
  • Use of Technology for Parents
  • How to access Student Grades Aeries online Classes 
  • Taste of Bennett-Kew
  • Coffee with the Principal
  • Donuts with Dad
  • Muffins with Moms
  • ESL Classes
  • Computer Classes

Parent/ Community Engagement 

  • Toy Drive
  • Parent Mentoring Program
  • Read Across America
  • Career Day for Middle School
  • School Site Council
  • (ELAC) English Learners Advisory Committee
  • (DELAC) District English Learners Advisory Committee
  • Alumni Support

High School Path/Dual College Enrollment  

Morningside High School, Inglewood High School, and City Honors International Preparatory High School
If you have any additional enrollment questions, please contact us at (310) 680-5400.

College Path 

El Camino College offers Dual Enrollment opportunities in Morningside, City Honors, and Inglewood High.