Marshall County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 11 public schools managed by Marshall County School District serving 4,922 students in Benton, Kentucky.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky state average of 23%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Marshall County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Benton Benton Elementary School
    208 W 11th St
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270)527-3373

    Grades: PK-5 | 597 students
  • Calvert City Calvert City Elementary School
    563 E 5th Avenue
    Calvert City, KY 42029
    (270)395-4664

    Grades: PK-5 | 296 students
  • Benton Central Elementary School
    115 Jim Goheen Road
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270)527-0796

    Grades: PK-5 | 536 students
  • Benton Jonathan Elementary School
    9207 Us Hwy 68 E
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270)354-6462

    Grades: PK-5 | 216 students
  • Benton Marshall County High School
    416 High School Rd
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270)527-1453

    Grades: 9-12 | 1444 students
  • Benton Marshall County Technical Center Vocational School
    341 High School Rd
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270)527-8648

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Calvert City North Marshall Middle School
    3111 U. S. Hwy 95
    Calvert City, KY 42029
    (270)395-7108

    Grades: 6-8 | 603 students
  • Benton Sharpe Elementary School
    8400 Us Hwy 68 W
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270)898-2852

    Grades: PK-5 | 345 students
  • Benton South Marshall Elementary School
    155 Sid Darnell Road
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270)527-1581

    Grades: PK-5 | 336 students
  • Benton South Marshall Middle School
    2211 Us 641 South
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270)527-3828

    Grades: 6-8 | 520 students
  • Benton Star Academy High School Alternative School
    397 High School Road
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270)252-1394

    Grades: 9-12 | 29 students

Overview

School District NameMarshall County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,922 students
# of Teachers288 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
# of Male Students2,523 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students2,399 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.07
# of American Indian Students5 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students24 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students93 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students5 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students4,743 students
% White Students
96%
# of Hawaiian Students5 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students47 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:149
# of Students in Kindergarten:336
# of Students in 1st Grade:380
# of Students in 2nd Grade:343
# of Students in 3rd Grade:379
# of Students in 4th Grade:357
# of Students in 5th Grade:382
# of Students in 6th Grade:370
# of Students in 7th Grade:381
# of Students in 8th Grade:372
# of Students in 9th Grade:389
# of Students in 10th Grade:370
# of Students in 11th Grade:357
# of Students in 12th Grade:354
# of Ungraded Students:3

District Comparison

  • Marshall County School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 173 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marshall County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marshall County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Marshall County School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,440 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,478. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,073 is less than the state average of $10,395. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
Total Revenue$45 MM$24 MM
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Spending$44 MM$24 MM
This chart display total spending of Marshall County School District and average spending for each school distric in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,440$10,478
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Marshall County School District and average revenue per public school student in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,073$10,395
This chart display average spending per public school student in Marshall County School District and average spending per public school student in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Marshall County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.07, which is lower than the Kentucky average of 0.25. The most diverse school in the district is Benton Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.