Benvenue Elementary School

Benvenue Elementary School serves 755 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Benvenue Elementary School operates within the Nash-rocky Mount s School District.

Overview

The student population of 755 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 755 students
Benvenue Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Benvenue Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Benvenue Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same 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 (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Benvenue Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
2%
Benvenue Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
9%
13%
Benvenue Elementary School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
55%
27%
Benvenue Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
26%
52%
Benvenue Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Benvenue Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Benvenue 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
Benvenue Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
61%
45%
Benvenue Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
9%
8%
Benvenue Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,468 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Nash-rocky Mount s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
4
Number of Students Managed 17,468 1,593
District Total Revenue $157 MM $19 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $157 MM $18 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,660 $11,105
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,670 $10,880
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Rocky Mount High School (2.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is G R Edwards Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Winstead Avenue Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Rocky Mount Winstead Avenue Elementary School
    Winstead Ave
    Rocky Mount , NC , 27804
    (252)451-5530
    0.5  mi  |  541  students  |  Gr.  KG-2
  • Rocky Mount Englewood Elementary School
    101 Englewood Dr
    Rocky Mount , NC , 27804
    (252)462-2501
    0.8  mi  |  514  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Rocky Mount G R Edwards Middle School
    720 Edwards St
    Rocky Mount , NC , 27803
    (252)977-3328
    2.8  mi  |  738  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Rocky Mount Rocky Mount High School
    308 South Tillery St
    Rocky Mount , NC , 27804
    (252)977-3085
    2.9  mi  |  1167  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Rocky Mount N-rms Middle College High School
    530 North Old Carriage Rd
    Rocky Mount , NC , 27804
    (252)451-2890
    3.2  mi  |  206  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Rocky Mount, NC 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 0.53, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Rocky Mount is N-rms Middle College High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.