Benton Junior High School



Benton Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Benton Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 374
9 397
10 0
11 0
12 0

Benton Junior High School is a public high school of the Benton School District located in Benton, AR. It has 771 students in grades 8th through 9th. Benton Junior High School is the 56th largest public high school in Arkansas and the 7,515th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.6 to 1.

Total Students: 771
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 49.38

Support Your School With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $26.99

Search for Former BJHS Students

Benton Junior High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 405
(53%)
931
(52%)
 Female 366
(47%)
855
(48%)

Benton Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 639
(83%)
1,495
(84%)
 Black 57
(7%)
127
(7%)
 Hispanic 55
(7%)
113
(6%)
 Two or More 11
(1%)
32
(2%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
10
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Benton Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 466
(60%)
1,122
(63%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 233
(30%)
505
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 72
(9%)
159
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Benton Junior High School is ranked 101st out of 0 ranked schools in Arkansas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Benton Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.6%) is lower than the state average of 55.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Benton Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 772
2006 725
2007 679
2008 730
2009 729
2010 742
2011 752
2012 771

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 13.2
2007 12.1
2008 13
2009 13.7
2010 15.5
2011 15.2
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.29145077720207
2006 0.32689655172414
2007 0.28424153166421
2008 0.33013698630137
2009 0.37997256515775
2010 0.36657681940701
2011 0.34707446808511
2012 0.39559014267185

Compare Benton Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.2% 12.7:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 55.4%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Benton Junior High School
Benton, AR
Public 08 - 09 771 15.6:1  
Benton High School
Benton, AR
Public 10 - 12 1,015 15.2:1 1 miles
Bauxite High School
Bauxite, AR
Public 09 - 12 502 15:1 4 miles
Harmony Grove High School
Benton, AR
Public 09 - 12 317 13.2:1 6 miles
Bryant High School
Bryant, AR
Public 09 - 12 2,578 16.2:1 6 miles
Avilla Christian Academy
Alexander, AR
Private PK - 09 146 10:1 9 miles
Glen Rose High School
Malvern, AR
Public 09 - 12 318 14:1 12 miles
J.a. Fair High School
Little Rock, AR
Public 09 - 12 820 11.1:1 14 miles
Covenant Keepers High School
Little Rock, AR
Public 09 - 12 99 11.5:1 15 miles
Mcclellan Magnet High School
Little Rock, AR
Public 09 - 12 903 10.9:1 15 miles
Southwest Christian Academy
Little Rock, AR
Private PK - 12 519 20:1 15 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

Copyright 2017. High-Schools.com. All Rights Reserved.