Benson Secondary/s.e.a.r.c.h. is a school servicing grades 7 to 12 and is located in the district of "Anchorage School District" in Anchorage, AK. There are a total of 251 students and 14 teachers at Benson Secondary/s.e.a.r.c.h., for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 104 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.
Benson Secondary/s.e.a.r.c.h. has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 11.0%, which is 65% lower than the Alaska average.
|Taking some courses||0|
|Taking some courses (not tests)||0|
|Passing some courses||0|
|Passing no courses||0|
Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Benson Secondary/s.e.a.r.c.h., there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.
|High School||<= 10%|
The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.
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|Hispanic or Latino||14.5%||11.4%||6.7%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||18.0%||8.4%||23.9%||1.2%|
|Scenic Park Elementary||42%||0.6||Anchorage, AK|
|Baxter Elementary||51%||0.9||Anchorage, AK|
|Highland Tech High Charter School||37%||1.1||Anchorage, AK|
|College Gate Elementary||37%||1.2||Anchorage, AK|
|Alaska State School For The Deaf & Hard Of Hearing||20%||1.2||Anchorage, AK|
|Susitna Elementary||38%||1.5||Anchorage, AK|
|Winterberry School||30%||1.5||Anchorage, AK|
|Nunaka Valley Elementary||35%||1.7||Anchorage, AK|
|Chester Valley Elementary||22%||1.8||Anchorage, AK|
|Russian Jack Elementary||27%||2.0||Anchorage, AK|
|Nicholas J. Begich Middle School||18%||2.0||Anchorage, AK|
|East High School||22%||2.0||Anchorage, AK|
|Population density (sq mi)||175||1||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||52%||53%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||89.5%||88.0%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||88.8%||87.2%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||69.3%||64.6%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||42.8%||37.1%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||3.8%||2.9%||3.3%|