Benignus Elementary School

Benignus Elementary School serves 893 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Benignus Elementary School operates within the Klein Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 893 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 893 students
Benignus Elementary School Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Benignus Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2012)
Students by Grade Benignus Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Benignus Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
3%
Benignus Elementary School Asian (2007-2012)
Hispanic
21%
50%
Benignus Elementary School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
7%
13%
Benignus Elementary School Black (2007-2012)
White
57%
31%
Benignus Elementary School White (2007-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Benignus Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Benignus Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.62 0.64
Benignus Elementary School Diversity Score (2007-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
44%
Benignus Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
7%
Benignus Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 46,001 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Klein Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
45
3
Number of Students Managed 46,001 799
District Total Revenue $389 MM $9 MM
District Spending $445 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,884 $11,947
District Spending / Student $10,167 $12,666
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Klein Sems (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Klein Sems (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ehrhardt Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Klein Ehrhardt Elementary School
    6603 Rosebrook Ln
    Klein , TX , 77379
    (832)484-6200
    0.6  mi  |  679  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Klein Klein Sems
    Alternative School
    7200 Spring Cypress Rd
    Klein , TX , 77379
    (281)376-4180
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Waller Harris Co Jjaep
    Alternative School
    1918 Key St
    Waller , TX , 77484
    (832)249-4000
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  56  students  |  Gr.  4-12
  • Klein Theiss Elementary School
    17510 Theiss Mail Rd
    Klein , TX , 77379
    (832)484-5900
    0.8  mi  |  631  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Klein Bernshausen Elementary School
    7200 Spring Cypress Rd
    Klein , TX , 77379
    (832)249-4000
    0.8  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a

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