Benson, AZ
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Benson Public Schools

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Benson


Benson Unified School District Details

Benson Unified School District
360 S. Patagonia Street
Benson, AZ 85602

1,239 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Benson Unified School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Arizona

(10 is best)

Better than of AZ 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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Benson High School
360 S. Patagonia
Benson, AZ, 85602
09-12
Benson Middle School
360 S Patagonia Street
Benson, AZ, 85602
05-08
Benson Primary School
360 S Patagonia Street
Benson, AZ, 85602
PK-04
San Pedro Valley High School
197 E. 7th Street
Benson, AZ, 85602
09-12
San Pedro Valley Online Academy School
197 E. 7th St.
Benson, AZ, 85602
05-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 69.1% 41.2%
Black 2.1% 5.4%
Hispanic 27.0% 45.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 4.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 51.8% 38.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 43.2% 33.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.6% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,077 $4,688,550 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $673 $773,950 8.1%
Staff $296 $340,400 3.6%
General Administration $263 $302,450 3.2%
School Administration $284 $326,600 3.4%
Operation $986 $1,133,900 11.9%
Transportation $474 $545,100 5.7%
Other $280 $322,000 3.4%
Total Support $3,256 $3,744,400 39.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $956 $1,099,400 11.5%
Total Expenditures $8,289 $9,532,350 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,963 $4,398,097,495 47.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $535 $593,600,482 6.4%
Staff $384 $426,639,324 4.6%
General Administration $130 $144,253,688 1.5%
School Administration $392 $434,936,629 4.7%
Operation $908 $1,007,575,403 10.8%
Transportation $328 $364,343,876 3.9%
Other $311 $345,223,928 3.7%
Total Support $2,988 $3,316,601,101 35.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,463 $1,623,721,625 17.4%
Total Expenditures $8,414 $9,338,489,557 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

St David Unified School District Details

St David Unified School District
70 Patton Hwy
St. David, AZ 85630

428 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

St David Unified School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Arizona

(10 is best)

Better than of AZ 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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
St David Elementary School
70 W. Patton
St. David, AZ, 85630
PK-08
St David High School
70 East Patton St.
St. David, AZ, 85630
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 90.8% 41.2%
Black 0.5% 5.4%
Hispanic 7.1% 45.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 4.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 44.2% 38.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.0% 33.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,649 $2,383,878 60.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,066 $449,852 11.3%
Staff $64 $27,008 0.7%
General Administration $0 $0 0.0%
School Administration $488 $205,936 5.2%
Operation $855 $360,810 9.1%
Transportation $325 $137,150 3.5%
Other $623 $262,906 6.6%
Total Support $3,422 $1,444,084 36.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $329 $138,838 3.5%
Total Expenditures $9,400 $3,966,800 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,963 $4,398,097,495 47.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $535 $593,600,482 6.4%
Staff $384 $426,639,324 4.6%
General Administration $130 $144,253,688 1.5%
School Administration $392 $434,936,629 4.7%
Operation $908 $1,007,575,403 10.8%
Transportation $328 $364,343,876 3.9%
Other $311 $345,223,928 3.7%
Total Support $2,988 $3,316,601,101 35.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,463 $1,623,721,625 17.4%
Total Expenditures $8,414 $9,338,489,557 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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