Benson High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
N/A
Math Proficiency
2.9
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 382 Students
  • 24 Teachers

Benson High School
360 SOUTH PATAGONIA
BENSON, AZ 85602

Phone: (520) 720-6700

District: Benson Unified School District

Overview

At Benson High School, the student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 24 percent. Benson High School is the only high school in the Benson Unified School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 382
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 24%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 41%
Full-Time Teachers 24

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 97%
Proficient in Math 81%
College Readiness Index N/A

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Town
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 382
Proficient in Reading (district average) 97%
Proficient in Math (district average) 81%
College Readiness (district average) N/A

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