Benton Elementary School

  • Benton Elementary School serves 159 students in grades 2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

School Overview

  • Benton Elementary School's student population of 159 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2
Total Students159 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Benton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Benton Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Benton Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Benton Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Benton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Benton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
93%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Benton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Benton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Benton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.130.45
This chart display the diversity score of Benton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Benton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Benton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEVADA R-V School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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