Benzie Central Sr. High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,827
College Readiness Index
20.8
Math Proficiency
2.0
Reading Proficiency
2.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
23:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 499 Students
  • 22 Teachers

Benzie Central Sr. High School
9300 HOMESTEAD RD
BENZONIA, MI 49616

Phone: (231) 882-4497

District: Benzie County Central Schools

Overview

Benzie Central Sr. High School is ranked 54th within Michigan. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Benzie Central Sr. High School is 35 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 9 percent. Benzie Central Sr. High School is the only high school in the Benzie County Central Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1827
State Rank
#54
Magnet Rank
#249

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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 499
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 9%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 61%
Full-Time Teachers 22

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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 56%
Proficient in Math 26%
College Readiness Index 20.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Remote Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
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 499
Proficient in Reading (district average) 56%
Proficient in Math (district average) 26%
College Readiness (district average) 20.8

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