Benson School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public school managed by Benson School District serving 87 students in Fair Haven, Vermont.
  • Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Vermont state average of 10%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the state average of 12:1.

Benson School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Fair Haven Benson Village School
    32 School Street
    Fair Haven, VT 05743
    (802)537-2491

    Grades: PK-8 | 87 students

Overview

School District NameBenson School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students87 students
# of Teachers9 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
# of Male Students45 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students42 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.02
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Studentsn/a
% Hispanic Students
n/a
# of Black Studentsn/a
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students86 students
% White Students
99%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students1 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:17
# of Students in Kindergarten:3
# of Students in 1st Grade:9
# of Students in 2nd Grade:5
# of Students in 3rd Grade:5
# of Students in 4th Grade:10
# of Students in 5th Grade:10
# of Students in 6th Grade:11
# of Students in 7th Grade:7
# of Students in 8th Grade:10
# 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

  • Benson School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 219 school districts in Vermont (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 (VT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Benson School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Benson School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $16,829 in this school district is less than the state average of $18,356. The school district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $17,057 is less than the state average of $18,186. The school district spending/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VT)
Total Revenue$2 MM$4 MM
Spending$2 MM$3 MM
This chart display total spending of Benson School District and average spending for each school distric in VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,829$18,356
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Benson School District and average revenue per public school student in VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$17,057$18,186
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Did You Know?
Benson School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.02, which is lower than the Vermont average of 0.11. The most diverse school in the district is Benson Village School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Vermont or national school diversity statistics.