Benvenue Elementary School

Benvenue Elementary School serves 739 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% 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 739 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 739 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Asian
4%
3%
Hispanic
9%
14%
Black
62%
27%
White
21%
52%
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.57 0.45
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.
66%
47%
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.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,173 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Nash-rocky Mount s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
1
Number of Students Managed 17,173 1,330
District Total Revenue $157 MM $19 MM
District Spending $157 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,660 $11,105
District Spending / Student $8,670 $10,880
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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