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Benson High School

Benson High School is a coeducational public school for students in grades 9 through 12.

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Education Quality
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Cost Of Living
Institution Type: Public Setting: Rural

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Finance

Finance

Public schools are supported through local, state, and federal funding, and do not charge tuition to students who attend them.

Academics

Academics

92% of students graduate from Benson High School

Adequate Yearly Progress

AYP was Met Overall for the year 2012.

AYP for Graduation was Met for the year 2012.

AYP for Attendance was Met for the year 2012.

AYP is a measurement defined by the United States federal No Child Left Behind Act that allows the U.S. Department of Education to determine how every public school and school district in the country is performing academically according to results on standardized tests.

Awards

Benson High School received a Bronze award from US News in 2013.

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 382
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 105
10 99
11 93
12 85

Benson High School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Benson High School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 15 : 1
Gender 49% Male / 51% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

41% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Benson High School.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 76%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1%
Multi-racial 1%
Hispanic/Latino 19%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2%
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