Kiona-Benton City School District

1105 DALE AVE
BENTON CITY , WA 99320 - 9704
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Grades: PK - 12

Top Rankings

Kiona-Benton City School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Washington for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,385 students in Kiona-Benton City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Washington.
Public Schools in Kiona-Benton City School District have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the Washington public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 61% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Kiona-Benton City School District are Kiona-benton City High School, Kiona-benton Intermediate School and Kiona-benton City Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Kiona-Benton City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Washington public school average of 49% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WA)
# Schools
4 Schools
2,514 Schools
# Students
1,385 Students
1,089,009 Students
# Teachers
79 Teachers
62,078 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Kiona-Benton City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 303 school districts in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WA)
Overall District Rank
#291 out of 306 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Kiona-Benton City   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kiona-Benton City   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kiona-Benton City   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Kiona-Benton City   School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.54
0.67
# American Indian Students
4 Students
14,333 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
5 Students
90,824 Students
% Asian Students
1%
8%
# Hispanic Students
688 Students
268,786 Students
% Hispanic Students
50%
25%
# Black Students
4 Students
49,701 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
640 Students
554,531 Students
% White Students
46%
51%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
13,446 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
40 Students
95,979 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
9%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
36
19,160
# Students in K Grade:
102
70,629
# Students in 1st Grade:
84
78,293
# Students in 2nd Grade:
108
79,451
# Students in 3rd Grade:
115
79,424
# Students in 4th Grade:
98
80,784
# Students in 5th Grade:
102
81,372
# Students in 6th Grade:
114
83,852
# Students in 7th Grade:
120
86,058
# Students in 8th Grade:
109
86,333
# Students in 9th Grade:
110
85,557
# Students in 10th Grade:
86
83,970
# Students in 11th Grade:
91
83,278
# Students in 12th Grade:
110
90,848
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,026 in this school district is less than the state median of $17,989. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,340 is less than the state median of $18,307. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (WA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$21 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Kiona-Benton City   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$20 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Kiona-Benton City   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,026
$17,989
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kiona-Benton City   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,340
$18,307
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kiona-Benton City   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Kiona-Benton City School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Kiona-benton City High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1205 Horne Drive
Benton City, WA 99320
(509) 588-2140
Grades: 9-12
| 399 students
Rank: #22.
Kiona-benton Intermediate School
Math: 31% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
913 Horne Drive
Benton City, WA 99320
(509) 588-2009
Grades: 3-5
| 315 students
Rank: #33.
Kiona-benton City Middle School
Math: 18% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
913 Horne Drive
Benton City, WA 99320
(509) 588-2040
Grades: 6-8
| 341 students
Rank: n/an/a
913 Horne Drive
Benton City, WA 99320
(509) 588-2000
Grades: PK-2
| 330 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 4
  • Enrollment: 1,385 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 10% in WA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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