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  • Kiona-benton City Primary School
  • 1107 Grace Avenue, Benton City
  • Kiona-Benton City School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 484
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Kiona-benton City High School
  • 1105 Dale Avenue, Benton City
  • Kiona-Benton City School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 481
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
  • Kiona-benton Intermediate School
  • 1105 Dale Aveune, Benton City
  • Kiona-Benton City School District
  • Grades: 4 - 5 · Students: 205
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Kiona-benton City Middle School
  • 1105 Dale Avenue, Benton City
  • Kiona-Benton City School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 330
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1

Benton City school information

IndexBenton CityWashingtonNational
Average Test Scores30%48%49%
Student/Teacher ratio24:120:116:1
Total public schools41,99179,221
Total private schoolsn/a54824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1477,963
The Benton City, WA educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Benton City public schools have average test scores of 30% which is 38% lower than than the Washington average and 39% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Benton City public schools is 24:1, compared to 20:1 in Washington and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 79.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.2% have completed high school, 18.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Benton City

IndexBenton CityWashingtonNational
Completed 8th grade79.7%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school78.2%86.6%83.0%
Completed some college61.8%67.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree28.4%43.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors18.7%33.6%30.3%
Completed masters3.7%12.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%3.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.5%1.3%

Benton City, WA School Districts

Kiona-Benton School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Benton City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Benton City, WA schools is 30%. The average student to teacher ratio is 24:1. In Benton City, WA, an average of 79.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Benton City schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Benton City, WA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
West Richland, WA13,40764%29%
West Pasco, WA2,39856%13%
Richland, WA53,22755%12%
Kennewick, WA77,97544%10%
Prosser, WA5,86043%13%
Benton City, WA3,19330%39%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Hamburg, NJ3,19441%16%
New Holstein, WI3,19250%2%
Aledo, TX3,19090%83%
Clyde Hill, WA3,19778%59%
DeWitt, AR3,19725%49%
Benton City, WA3,19330%39%
Source: The Benton City, WA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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