Benton County Public Schools

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There are 10 public schools in Benton County, Missouri, serving 2,575 students.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Missouri state average of 27%.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the state average of 13:1.

Benton County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Cole CampCole Camp Elementary School
    500 Keeney St
    Cole CampMO65325
    (660)668-3011
    249 students | Gr. KG-4
  • Cole Camp
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Cole Camp High School
    500 Keeney St
    Cole CampMO65325
    (660)668-3751
    236 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Cole Camp
    Cole Camp Middle School
    500 Keeney St
    Cole CampMO65325
    (660)668-3502
    232 students | Gr. 5-8
  • WarsawJohn Boise Middle School
    20363 Ln Of Champions
    WarsawMO65355
    (660)438-9079
    350 students | Gr. 6-8
  • LincolnLincoln Elementary School
    101 West Lamine St
    LincolnMO65338
    (660)547-2222
    270 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Lincoln
    Lincoln High School
    101 West Lamine St
    LincolnMO65338
    (660)547-3514
    231 students | Gr. 7-12
  • WarsawNorth Elementary School
    134 West Kosciusko St
    WarsawMO65355
    (660)438-6260
    216 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Warsaw
    Ruth Mercer Elementary School
    12947 Hwy 7
    WarsawMO65355
    (660)438-7222
    126 students | Gr. KG-2
  • EdwardsSouth Elementary School
    23395 Hwy 7
    EdwardsMO65326
    (660)438-5965
    277 students | Gr. PK-5
  • WarsawWarsaw High School
    20363 Ln Of Champions
    WarsawMO65355
    (660)438-7351
    388 students | Gr. 9-12

County Statistics

About Benton County County Statistics (MO) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 18,928 people 5,937,384 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 15% 18%
Median Household Income $32,232 $41,010
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Did You Know?
Benton County, MO public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.48, which is higher than the Missouri average of 0.43. The most diverse school district in Benton County is Decatur School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or in the USA.