Benvenue Elementary School

  • Benvenue Elementary School serves 698 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Benvenue Elementary School operates within the Nash-rocky Mount s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 698 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students698 students
Benvenue Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Benvenue Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Benvenue Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeBenvenue Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Benvenue Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Benvenue Elementary School American Indian Students (1992-2015)
Asian
3%
3%
Benvenue Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
12%
16%
Benvenue Elementary School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
64%
26%
Benvenue Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
17%
50%
Benvenue Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Benvenue Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBenvenue Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.550.66
Benvenue Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
68%
52%
Benvenue Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2015)
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%
5%
Benvenue Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Nash-rocky Mount s School District's student population of 16,151 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,190 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,419 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District NameNash-rocky Mount s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
1
Number of Students Managed16,151912
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$154 MM$18 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$158 MM$18 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,190$10,864
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,419$10,591
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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