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

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School Districts in Benton Harbor


Benton Harbor Area Schools School District Details

Benton Harbor Area Schools School District
636 Pipestone St
Benton Harbor, MI 49022

2,433 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Benton Harbor Area Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI 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
Arts & Communications Academy At Fair Plain School
120 E Napier Ave
Benton Harbor, MI, 49022
01-08
Benton Harbor High School
870 Colfax Ave
Benton Harbor, MI, 49022
08-12
International Academy At Hull School
1716 Territorial Rd
Benton Harbor, MI, 49022
01-09
Kindergarten Discovery Center School
1995 Union
Benton Harbor, MI, 49022
PK-02
Montessori Academy At Henry C Morton School
267 N Hull Ave
Benton Harbor, MI, 49022
01-09
Steam Academy At Mlk School
750 E Britain Ave
Benton Harbor, MI, 49022
01-09

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 2.1% 70.2%
Black 92.8% 18.6%
Hispanic 4.9% 7.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 3.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.7%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 80.8% 45.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 79.2% 39.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.6% 5.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,490 $17,114,130 50.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $334 $880,758 2.6%
Staff $896 $2,362,752 7.0%
General Administration $297 $783,189 2.3%
School Administration $332 $875,484 2.6%
Operation $1,066 $2,811,042 8.3%
Transportation $912 $2,404,944 7.1%
Other $633 $1,669,221 4.9%
Total Support $4,469 $11,784,753 34.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,888 $4,978,656 14.7%
Total Expenditures $12,847 $33,877,539 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,183 $9,458,241,949 50.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $1,211,911,990 6.5%
Staff $510 $779,472,559 4.2%
General Administration $231 $353,972,074 1.9%
School Administration $595 $909,698,133 4.9%
Operation $992 $1,517,706,477 8.2%
Transportation $438 $670,764,559 3.6%
Other $520 $794,883,148 4.3%
Total Support $4,078 $6,238,498,464 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,898 $2,904,189,489 15.6%
Total Expenditures $12,159 $18,600,942,582 100.0%
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%

Countryside Academy School District Details

Countryside Academy School District
4800 Meadowbrook Rd
Benton Harbor, MI 49022

632 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Countryside Academy School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI 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
Countryside Academy Elementary School
4821 North Street
Benton Harbor, MI, 49022
KG-06
Countryside Academy Middle/high School
4800 Meadowbrook Rd
Benton Harbor, MI, 49022
06-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 29.6% 70.2%
Black 51.7% 18.6%
Hispanic 17.7% 7.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 3.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.7%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 83.5% 45.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 76.1% 39.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 5.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,108 $2,431,936 51.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $264 $156,288 3.3%
Staff $260 $153,920 3.3%
General Administration $731 $432,752 9.2%
School Administration $495 $293,040 6.2%
Operation $512 $303,104 6.5%
Transportation $431 $255,152 5.4%
Other $204 $120,768 2.6%
Total Support $2,897 $1,715,024 36.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $924 $547,008 11.7%
Total Expenditures $7,929 $4,693,968 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,183 $9,458,241,949 50.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $1,211,911,990 6.5%
Staff $510 $779,472,559 4.2%
General Administration $231 $353,972,074 1.9%
School Administration $595 $909,698,133 4.9%
Operation $992 $1,517,706,477 8.2%
Transportation $438 $670,764,559 3.6%
Other $520 $794,883,148 4.3%
Total Support $4,078 $6,238,498,464 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,898 $2,904,189,489 15.6%
Total Expenditures $12,159 $18,600,942,582 100.0%
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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