Benton High School



Benton High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Benton High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 9
8 20
9 19
10 23
11 30
12 18

Benton High School is a public high school of the Benton School District located in Benton, WI. It has 119 students in grades 7th through 12th. Benton High School is the 434th largest public high school in Wisconsin and the 19,723rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.1 to 1.

Total Students: 119
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 8.44
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 19,723rd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Wisconsin: 434th out of 600
Student/Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 260th out of 576
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 459th out of 576

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Benton High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 70
(59%)
70
(59%)
 Female 49
(41%)
49
(41%)

Benton High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 111
(93%)
111
(93%)
 Two or More 5
(4%)
5
(4%)
 Hispanic 2
(2%)
2
(2%)
 Black 1
(1%)
1
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Benton High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 79
(66%)
79
(66%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(17%)
20
(17%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 20
(17%)
20
(17%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Benton High School is ranked 444th out of 560 ranked schools in Wisconsin, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Benton High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.6%) is slightly lower than the state average of 35.4%. 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 High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 131
2006 125
2007 110
2008 116
2009 102
2010 101
2011 98
2012 112
2013 126
2014 132
2015 119

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.7
2006 10.3
2007 8.9
2008 9.4
2009 8.3
2010 8.6
2011 9.8
2012 11
2013 12.7
2014 N/A
2015 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.34351145038168
2006 0.344
2007 0.33636363636364
2008 0.33620689655172
2009 0.37254901960784
2010 0.36633663366337
2011 0.36734693877551
2012 0.36607142857143
2013 0.38095238095238
2014 0.38636363636364
2015 0.33613445378151

Compare Benton High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,487.9% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.6%
 
State Average 35.4%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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