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Avg. test scores 5%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 7%

Benton school information

IndexBentonArkansasNational
Average Test Scores47%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:114:116:1
Total public schools1086079,221
Total private schools316524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a987,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Benton are 5% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 10 public schools in Benton
  • 83.3% of people in Benton have completed 8th grade
  • 82.4% of people in Benton have completed high school
  • 28.1% of people in Benton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Benton

      IndexBentonArkansasNational
      Completed 8th grade83.3%80.7%84.3%
      Completed high school82.4%79.0%83.0%
      Completed some college58.7%50.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree35.3%27.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors28.1%21.5%30.3%
      Completed masters10.0%7.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.9%2.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.6%0.9%1.3%

      Benton, AR School Districts

      • Benton School District
      • Bryant Public Schools

      There are a total of 10 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Benton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Benton, AR schools is 47%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Benton, AR, an average of 83.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Cammack Village, AR96952%6%
      Salem city, AR1,93546%8%
      Bryant, AR19,52941%17%
      Shannon Hills, AR3,61436%28%
      East End, AR7,14831%37%
      Benton, AR33,61347%5%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Pikesville, MD33,62549%0%
      Owasso, OK33,59883%69%
      Richmond, KY33,58355%12%
      Holland, MI33,58150%1%
      Dalton, GA33,65327%46%
      Benton, AR33,61347%5%
      Source: The Benton, AR 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.