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  • Benton High School
  • 211 Border St, Benton
  • BENTON SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 10 - 12 · Students: 1,099
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
53%
  • Caldwell Elementary School
  • 1800 W Sevier St, Benton
  • BENTON SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 558
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
50%
  • Ringgold Elementary School
  • 536 River St, Benton
  • BENTON SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 607
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
48%
  • Perrin Elementary School
  • 1201 Smithers Dr, Benton
  • BENTON SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 670
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
46%
  • Benton Junior High School
  • 411 Border St, Benton
  • BENTON SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 8 - 9 · Students: 817
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
45%
  • Hurricane Creek Elementary
  • 200 Nw Fourth St, Benton
  • BRYANT SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 545
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
45%
  • Benton Middle School
  • 204 N Cox St, Benton
  • BENTON SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 6 - 7 · Students: 757
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
31%
  • Angie Grant Elementary School
  • 1124 Hoover St, Benton
  • BENTON SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 587
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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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
The Benton, AR educational system consists of 10 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Benton public schools have average test scores of 47% which is 67% higher than than the Arkansas average and 5% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Benton public schools is 17:1, compared to 14:1 in Arkansas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 83.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 82.4% have completed high school, 28.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

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 DistrictBryant 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.

To customize your list of Benton 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, AR schools.

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%

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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.
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