197 E 7th St
Benson, AZ 85602
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Benson Digital Learning Center Online serves 68 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 68 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 34:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Top 1% in AZ)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Benson Digital Learning Center Online's student population of 68 students has grown by 1033% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
68 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Benson Digital Learning Center Online is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
<50%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Benson Digital Learning Center Online and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
≥50%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Benson Digital Learning Center Online and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
34:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Benson Digital Learning Center Online and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arizona by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
5%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
21%
46%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
75%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Graduation Rate
(16-17)
<50%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Benson Digital Learning Center Online and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Benson Digital Learning Center Online and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 68 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 34:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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