Benton Central Jr-Sr High School

Serves grades 7 - 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4241 E 300 S
Oxford, IN 47971
Phone
(765) 884-1600
District
BENTON COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORP
County
BENTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
855
Classroom Teachers
63

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Indiana

6

(10 is best)

Better than 52.6% of IN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Benton Central Jr-Sr High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
48%
45%
52%
49%
44%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
46%
44%
52%
50%
41%
38%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
51%
47%
69%
61%
33%
34%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
14
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 141 16.5%
Grade 8 155 18.1%
Grade 9 167 19.5%
Grade 10 142 16.6%
Grade 11 125 14.6%
Grade 12 125 14.6%
Total 855 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.4% 89.5% 70.5%
Black 0.7% 1.0% 13.5%
Hispanic 7.5% 9.1% 13.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.2% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 42.9% 47.2% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 32.0% 36.8% 40.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.9% 10.5% 7.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 10,993 6,732,219
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 23.4 186
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.1% 20.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.9% 32.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.6% 25.8%
65 OR OLDER 17.3% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 4,292 2,570,419
Single Parent Households With Children 10.5% 10.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.2% 88.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 21.9% 26.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.9% 9.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.2% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.2% 13.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.2% 19.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.3% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.7% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 10.4% 10.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,049 $11,317,679 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $429 $802,659 3.5%
Staff $156 $291,876 1.3%
General Administration $129 $241,359 1.1%
School Administration $775 $1,450,025 6.4%
Operation $1,526 $2,855,146 12.5%
Transportation $864 $1,616,544 7.1%
Other $387 $724,077 3.2%
Total Support $4,267 $7,983,557 35.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,849 $3,459,479 15.2%
Total Expenditures $12,165 $22,760,715 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,645 $5,950,874,179 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $488 $514,083,570 4.2%
Staff $385 $405,634,139 3.3%
General Administration $195 $205,618,980 1.7%
School Administration $626 $660,314,164 5.4%
Operation $1,093 $1,152,071,943 9.5%
Transportation $594 $626,646,766 5.2%
Other $248 $261,830,185 2.2%
Total Support $3,630 $3,826,200,550 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,229 $2,349,225,227 19.4%
Total Expenditures $11,504 $12,126,298,541 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

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