Benicia High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1101 Military W.
Benicia, CA 94510
Phone
(707) 747-8325
District
BENICIA UNIFIED
County
SOLANO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1515
Classroom Teachers
67

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

9

(10 is best)

Better than 82.9% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Benicia High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
58%
44%
66%
57%
50%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

30 25 20 15 10 5 0
23
24
No Data
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 384 25.3%
Grade 10 396 26.1%
Grade 11 366 24.2%
Grade 12 369 24.4%
Total 1515 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 50.6% 53.2% 24.0%
Black 9.0% 7.7% 5.5%
Hispanic 22.9% 24.2% 57.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 16.8% 14.1% 12.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.7% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 23.0% 23.6% 59.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.7% 20.6% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.3% 3.0% 7.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 28,297 39,538,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,045.8 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.0% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.3% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.2% 24.9%
65 OR OLDER 21.3% 14.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,496 13,103,114
Single Parent Households With Children 9.4% 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.1% 83.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 42.6% 34.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 31.8% 22.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.6% 17.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.3% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.6% 15.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.6% 13.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.0% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 4.2% 8.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,829 $31,795,824 53.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $719 $3,347,664 5.7%
Staff $318 $1,480,608 2.5%
General Administration $293 $1,364,208 2.3%
School Administration $817 $3,803,952 6.5%
Operation $1,017 $4,735,152 8.0%
Transportation $53 $246,768 0.4%
Other $514 $2,393,184 4.1%
Total Support $3,730 $17,366,880 29.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,104 $9,796,224 16.6%
Total Expenditures $12,663 $58,958,928 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,397 $45,595,285,000 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $770 $4,748,066,000 5.1%
Staff $749 $4,614,248,000 4.9%
General Administration $125 $769,590,000 0.8%
School Administration $816 $5,028,140,000 5.4%
Operation $1,171 $7,220,628,000 7.7%
Transportation $278 $1,714,208,000 1.8%
Other $653 $4,027,094,000 4.3%
Total Support $4,562 $28,121,974,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,165 $19,510,107,000 20.9%
Total Expenditures $15,124 $93,227,366,000 100.0%
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%