Top 10 Best Benton County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 68 public schools serving 36,945 students in Benton County, WA. Benton County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
The top ranked public schools in Benton County, WA are Amon Creek Elementary School, White Bluffs Elementary School and Cottonwood Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Benton County, WA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the Washington public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 61% statewide average). Schools in Benton County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Washington public schools.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Washington public school average of 49% (majority Hispanic).

Best Benton County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Amon Creek Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
18 Center Parkway
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 222-7600
Grades: PK-5
| 665 students
Rank: #22.
White Bluffs Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
1250 Kensington
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 967-6575
Grades: PK-5
| 668 students
Rank: #33.
Cottonwood Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
16734 S. Cottonwood Creek Blvd
Kennewick, WA 99338
(509) 222-6404
Grades: K-5
| 440 students
Rank: #44.
Orchard Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1600 Gala Way
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 967-6175
Grades: PK-5
| 671 students
Rank: #55.
Leona Libby Middle School
Math: 66% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3259 Belmont Blvd.
West Richland, WA 99353
(509) 967-6465
Grades: 6-8
| 724 students
Rank: #66.
Ridge View Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7001 West 13th Avenue
Kennewick, WA 99338
(509) 734-3650
Grades: K-5
| 376 students
Rank: #77.
William Wiley Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2820 S Highlands Blvd
West Richland, WA 99353
(509) 967-6375
Grades: K-5
| 547 students
Rank: #88.
Hanford High School
Math: 55% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
450 Hanford Street
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 967-6500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,993 students
Rank: #99.
Sage Crest Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6411 W 38th Ave
Kennewick, WA 99338
(509) 222-6500
Grades: K-5
| 563 students
Rank: #1010.
Paterson Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
51409 W. Prior Rd.
Paterson, WA 99345
(509) 875-2601
Grades: K-8
| 138 students
Rank: #1111.
Desert Hills Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1701 S Clodfelter Rd
Kennewick, WA 99338
(509) 222-6600
Grades: 6-8
| 868 students
Rank: #1212.
Lewis & Clark Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
415 Jadwin
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 967-6275
Grades: PK-5
| 532 students
Rank: #1313.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4901 West 21st Avenue
Kennewick, WA 99338
(509) 222-5700
Grades: K-5
| 443 students
Rank: #1414.
Richland High School
Math: 47% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
930 Long Ave
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 967-6535
Grades: 9-12
| 2,045 students
Rank: #1515.
Kamiakin High School
Math: 44% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
600 North Arthur Street
Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 734-3500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,831 students
Rank: #1616.
Jason Lee Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1750 Mcmurray
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 967-6475
Grades: PK-5
| 449 students
Rank: #1717.
Three Rivers Home Link
Alternative School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1710 Van Giesen
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 967-6450
Grades: K-12
| 740 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Marcus Whitman Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1704 Gray St.
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 967-6300
Grades: K-5
| 477 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Southridge High School
Math: 36% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
3320 Southridge Boulevard
Kennewick, WA 99338
(509) 734-3800
Grades: 9-12
| 1,764 students
Rank: #2020.
Badger Mountain Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1515 Elementary Street
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 967-6225
Grades: K-5
| 512 students
Rank: #2121.
Enterprise Middle School
Math: 47% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5200 Paradise Way
West Richland, WA 99353
(509) 967-6200
Grades: 6-8
| 667 students
Rank: #2222.
Sunset View Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
711 North Center Parkway
Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 222-6000
Grades: K-5
| 347 students
Rank: #2323.
Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1550 George Washington Way
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 967-6250
Grades: PK-5
| 430 students
Rank: #2424.
Chinook Middle School
Math: 45% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6011 W 10th Place
Kennewick, WA 99338
(509) 222-7500
Grades: 6-8
| 933 students
Rank: #2525.
Cascade Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
505 South Highland Drive
Kennewick, WA 99337
(509) 585-3400
Grades: K-5
| 554 students
Rank: #2626.
Prosser High School
Math: 35% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1203 Prosser Ave.
Prosser, WA 99350
(509) 786-1224
Grades: 9-12
| 892 students
Rank: #2727.
Vista Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1701 North Young Street
Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 222-6100
Grades: K-5
| 367 students
Rank: #2828.
Horse Heaven Hills Middle School
Math: 45% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
3500 South Vancouver Street
Kennewick, WA 99337
(509) 585-3260
Grades: 6-8
| 882 students
Rank: #2929.
Canyon View Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1229 West 22nd Place
Kennewick, WA 99337
(509) 222-5200
Grades: K-5
| 397 students
Rank: #3030.
Phoenix High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3520 Southridge Boulevard
Kennewick, WA 99338
(509) 222-6039
Grades: 9-12
| 43 students
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Hawthorne Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3520 West John Day Avenue
Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 734-3690
Grades: K-5
| 384 students
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Tapteal Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2100 Sunshine Ave
West Richland, WA 99353
(509) 967-6350
Grades: PK-5
| 565 students
Rank: #3333.
Kennewick High School
Math: 27% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
201 S Garfield St
Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 222-7100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,645 students
Rank: #3434.
Sacajawea Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
535 Fuller St.
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 967-6325
Grades: K-5
| 466 students
Rank: #3535.
Southgate Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3121 West 19th Avenue
Kennewick, WA 99337
(509) 585-3380
Grades: K-5
| 417 students
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Benton County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
200 South Fruitland
Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 585-3026
Grades: PK-12
| 161 students
1500 Grant Ave.
Prosser, WA 99350
(509) 786-1820
Grades: 9-12
| 41 students

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