Benson Day Treatment

Benson Day Treatment serves 9 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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Benson Day Treatment places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Benson Day Treatment's student population of 9 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students9 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Benson Day Treatment is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
<50%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
<50%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
11%
9%
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Black
22%
11%
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White
67%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.500.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
33%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBenson Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Benson Day Treatment is Benson Area Learning Center (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northside Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Benson Benson Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 21 students
    0.0 miles
    1400 Montana Ave
    Benson, MN 56215
    (320) 843-2710
    0 7-12 21
  • Benson Benson Secondary Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 349 students
    0.0 miles
    1400 Montana Ave
    Benson, MN 56215
    (320) 843-2710
    0 7-12 349
  • Benson Heartland Girls Ranch Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 20 students
    0.0 miles
    1400 Montana Ave
    Benson, MN 56215
    (320) 843-2710
    0 7-12 20
  • Benson Northside Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 463 students
    0.3 miles
    1800 W Nevada Ave
    Benson, MN 56215
    (320) 842-2716
    0.3 PK-6 463
  • Murdock Murdock Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 461 students
    12.0 miles
    408 Hollis St N
    Murdock, MN 56271
    (320) 875-2441
    12 PK-6 461

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