Average 4.92 based on 20 teacher ratings
Dave Bentley is a Music teacher at Mercer Island High School located in Mercer Island, Washington and part of Mercer Island School District. Dave Bentley's 20 teacher ratings contributes to Mercer Island High School's ranking of 234 in Washington. Additionally, the average teacher rating at Mercer Island High School is 3.9 stars.
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Awesome teacher and jazz director. Encourages and pushes you to do more. Gives everyone in his class a chance, although you have to audition to get in so everyone is pretty talented. Willing to help outside class, too, to make better musicians of us all. He is the BEST!

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AWESOME band director! He is super funny and knows what hes teaching! I wish I could have him for every class!

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doc b changed my life for the better or worse, but mostly for the better. he can be a good guy at times but can also get down and be a serious man when he needs to be

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Incredibly awesome dude. It's really hard to get on his bad side, unless you either try or talk during class a lot. Maybe he shows some favoritism towards trombones, but I'm fine with that, because th

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He can be mean if you get on his bad side and very judgemental if you dont do things his way. Though he is a good ban director. If u like to talk then he wont like you.

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The nicest guy ever!! and an awesome jazz teacher.

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Awsome jazz teacher cool guy to hang w/t!

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Mr. Bentley is amazing. Thank you so much for helping out the MIHS Band program!

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The best teacher i've ever had I think, even though I'm not going into music, He taught me more than just how to appreciate music. He is a great person as well. Challenging but fu

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i swear. everybody loves band-ers. bixby habbz and bentley are the best ever.

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Bentley is tyyte

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Mr. Bentley, the happiest man on Earth, and he plays the trombone, which makes him cooler!

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Bentley is awesome! Widh I could have band all day long!!

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One of the very few teachers at MIHS who was decent and enjoyable to learn from.

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LOVE YOUR MR. BENTLEY

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he is the BEST teacher out there. teacher of the year 2003!! he always goes out of his way for the students.. even if it means sacrificing time w/his own kids.

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Hi Mr.Bentley...yeah...band totally rox!!!

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I love Band

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