Benhaven Elementary School

  • Benhaven Elementary School serves 554 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Benhaven Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Benhaven Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Benhaven Elementary School's student population of 554 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students554 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Benhaven Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,561 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Benhaven Elementary School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank#613 out of 2561 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:1n/a
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Benhaven Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
25%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Benhaven Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
14%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Benhaven Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
53%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Benhaven Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Benhaven Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.640.68
This chart display the diversity score of Benhaven Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Benhaven Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarnett County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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