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  • Bentonia Gibbs School
  • P.o. Box 247, Bentonia
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 529
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1

Bentonia school information

Average Test Scores18%28%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a16:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a89379,221
Total private schoolsn/a20624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a687,963
The Bentonia, MS educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Bentonia public schools have average test scores of 18% which is 35% lower than than the Mississippi average and 63% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Bentonia public schools is n/a, compared to 16:1 in Mississippi and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 73.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 73.1% have completed high school, 16.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Bentonia

Completed 8th grade73.4%78.6%84.3%
Completed high school73.1%76.7%83.0%
Completed some college48.1%52.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree25.3%29.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.3%21.0%30.3%
Completed masters1.3%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.9%1.3%

Bentonia, MS School Districts

Yazoo County School District

There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Bentonia. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bentonia, MS schools is 18%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Bentonia, MS, an average of 73.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 73.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Bentonia 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 Bentonia, MS schools.

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Madison, MS25,47350%2%
Flora, MS2,05817%65%
Bentonia, MS45418%63%

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Bentonia, MS45418%63%
Source: The Bentonia, MS 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.