Benton Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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School Districts in Benton


Bauxite School District Details

Bauxite School District
800 School St
Bauxite, AR 72011

1,680 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Bauxite School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Arkansas

(10 is best)

Better than of AR school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
49%
47%
48%
45%
50%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bauxite High School
800 School St
Bauxite, AR, 72011
09-12
Bauxite Middle School
6725 Benton St
Bauxite, AR, 72011
06-08
Miner Academy School
800 School St
Bauxite, AR, 72011
07-12
Pine Haven Elementary School
500 Pine Haven Rd
Bauxite, AR, 72011
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.4% 62.2%
Black 2.4% 20.5%
Hispanic 4.5% 13.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 1.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.1% 65.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.6% 57.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 7.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,442 $7,667,000 57.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $428 $738,000 5.6%
Staff $451 $778,000 5.9%
General Administration $262 $452,000 3.4%
School Administration $418 $722,000 5.5%
Operation $692 $1,194,000 9.0%
Transportation $202 $349,000 2.6%
Other $144 $249,000 1.9%
Total Support $2,597 $4,482,000 33.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $627 $1,083,000 8.2%
Total Expenditures $7,666 $13,232,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,602 $2,783,202,000 49.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $519 $257,708,000 4.5%
Staff $744 $369,793,000 6.5%
General Administration $239 $118,976,000 2.1%
School Administration $524 $260,092,000 4.6%
Operation $1,016 $504,664,000 8.9%
Transportation $383 $190,302,000 3.3%
Other $296 $147,078,000 2.6%
Total Support $3,721 $1,848,613,000 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,116 $1,051,211,000 18.5%
Total Expenditures $11,439 $5,683,026,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

Benton School District Details

Benton School District
500 River St
Benton, AR 72015

5,648 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Benton School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Arkansas

(10 is best)

Better than of AR school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
57%
47%
53%
45%
61%
49%
57%
47%
53%
45%
61%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Angie Grant Elementary School
1124 Hoover St
Benton, AR, 72015
KG-04
Benton High School
211 Border St
Benton, AR, 72015
10-12
Benton Junior High School
411 Border St
Benton, AR, 72015
08-09
Benton Middle School
204 N Cox St
Benton, AR, 72015
05-07
Caldwell Elementary School
1800 W Sevier St
Benton, AR, 72015
KG-04
Perrin Elementary School
1201 Smithers Dr
Benton, AR, 72015
KG-04
Ringgold Elementary School
536 River St
Benton, AR, 72015
PK-04

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.1% 62.2%
Black 9.6% 20.5%
Hispanic 8.9% 13.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.0% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 1.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 40.4% 65.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 32.9% 57.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.5% 7.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,668 $25,107,000 49.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $385 $2,072,000 4.1%
Staff $528 $2,838,000 5.6%
General Administration $192 $1,030,000 2.0%
School Administration $442 $2,379,000 4.7%
Operation $748 $4,024,000 8.0%
Transportation $187 $1,007,000 2.0%
Other $358 $1,924,000 3.8%
Total Support $2,840 $15,274,000 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,845 $9,922,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $9,353 $50,303,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,602 $2,783,202,000 49.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $519 $257,708,000 4.5%
Staff $744 $369,793,000 6.5%
General Administration $239 $118,976,000 2.1%
School Administration $524 $260,092,000 4.6%
Operation $1,016 $504,664,000 8.9%
Transportation $383 $190,302,000 3.3%
Other $296 $147,078,000 2.6%
Total Support $3,721 $1,848,613,000 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,116 $1,051,211,000 18.5%
Total Expenditures $11,439 $5,683,026,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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