Benton CCSD 47 School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Benton CCSD 47 School District serving 1,110 students in Benton, Illinois.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Illinois state average of 51%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Benton CCSD 47 School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Benton Benton Grade School 5-8 Magnet School
    1000 Forrest St
    Benton, IL 62812
    (618)438-4011

    Grades: 5-8 | 452 students
  • Benton Benton Grade School K-4 Magnet School
    1000 E Mckenzie St
    Benton, IL 62812
    (618)438-7181

    Grades: PK-4 | 658 students

Overview

School District NameBenton CCSD 47 School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,110 students
# of Teachers64 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students575 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students535 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.13
# of American Indian Students4 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students7 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students15 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students6 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students1,039 students
% White Students
93%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students39 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:18
# of Students in Kindergarten:112
# of Students in 1st Grade:124
# of Students in 2nd Grade:119
# of Students in 3rd Grade:130
# of Students in 4th Grade:155
# of Students in 5th Grade:118
# of Students in 6th Grade:103
# of Students in 7th Grade:128
# of Students in 8th Grade:103
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Benton CCSD 47 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 851 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of % has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Benton CCSD 47 School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Benton CCSD 47 School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,545 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,514. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,962 is less than the state average of $14,861. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
Total Revenue$10 MM$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Benton CCSD 47 School District and average revenue for each school distric in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$10 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Benton CCSD 47 School District and average spending for each school distric in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,545$14,514
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Benton CCSD 47 School District and average revenue per public school student in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,962$14,861
This chart display average spending per public school student in Benton CCSD 47 School District and average spending per public school student in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Benton CCSD 47 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.13, which is lower than the Illinois average of 0.32. The most diverse school in the district is Benton Grade School K-4. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.