913 Horne Drive
Benton City, WA 99320
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Kiona-benton City Primary School serves 330 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 49%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 56%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 49% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 330 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Kiona-benton City Primary School's student population of 330 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
330 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Kiona-benton City Primary School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
40-44%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kiona-benton City Primary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
25-29%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kiona-benton City Primary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kiona-benton City Primary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Washington by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
8%
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Hispanic
54%
25%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
41%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score
0.54
This chart display the diversity score of Kiona-benton City Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kiona-benton City Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kiona-benton City Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 330 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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