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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 6 public schools managed by Benzie County Central School District serving 1,445 students in Benzonia, Michigan.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is more than the state average of 18:1.

Benzie County Central School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Benzonia Benzie Central Middle School
    9300 Homestead Rd
    Benzonia, MI 49616
    (231)882-4498

    Grades: 7-8 | 224 students
  • Benzonia Benzie Central Senior High School
    9300 Homestead Rd
    Benzonia, MI 49616
    (231)882-4497

    Grades: 9-12 | 435 students
  • Thompsonville Betsie Valley School
    17936 Cadillac Hwy
    Thompsonville, MI 49683
    (231)378-4164

    Grades: K-5 | 141 students
  • Benzonia Crystal Lake Elementary School
    7048 Severence St
    Benzonia, MI 49616
    (231)882-4641

    Grades: K-5 | 159 students
  • Interlochen Lake Ann Elementary School
    19375 Bronson Lake Rd
    Interlochen, MI 49643
    (231)275-7730

    Grades: K-5 | 234 students
  • Honor Platte River Elementary School
    11434 Main St
    Honor, MI 49640
    (231)325-3063

    Grades: K-6 | 252 students

Overview

School District NameBenzie County Central School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,445 students
# of Teachers76 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
# of Male Students730 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students715 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.19
# of American Indian Students38 students
% American Indian Students
3%
# of Asian Students9 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students57 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students7 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students1,302 students
% White Students
90%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students31 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:115
# of Students in 1st Grade:101
# of Students in 2nd Grade:105
# of Students in 3rd Grade:119
# of Students in 4th Grade:107
# of Students in 5th Grade:136
# of Students in 6th Grade:103
# of Students in 7th Grade:105
# of Students in 8th Grade:119
# of Students in 9th Grade:122
# of Students in 10th Grade:112
# of Students in 11th Grade:108
# of Students in 12th Grade:93
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Benzie County Central School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 855 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 70-74% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
49%
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Graduation Rate70-74%
85%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,591 in this school district is less than the state average of $12,544. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,403 is less than the state average of $12,533. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$17 MM$9 MM
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Spending$18 MM$9 MM
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Revenue / Student$10,591$12,544
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Spending / Student$11,403$12,533
This chart display average spending per public school student in Benzie County Central School District and average spending per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Benzie County Central School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.19, which is lower than the Michigan average of 0.53. The most diverse school in the district is Crystal Lake Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.