School Timeline logo

BENSON PRIMARY SCHOOL

Navigation: > >

Benson Primary School Overview

Benson Primary School is a part of the Benson Unified School District school district in Benson, Arizona. As of our last data update the school employs 24.50 full-time teachers. There are 406 students of which 213 receive a free lunch and 31 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

BENSON PRIMARY SCHOOL
360 SOUTH PATAGONIA ST
BENSON, AZ 85602

Mailing Address

BENSON PRIMARY SCHOOL
360 S PATAGONIA STREET
BENSON, AZ 85602

General Information

Level: Primary / Elementary School
District: Benson Unified School District
Phone Number: 520-720-6700
School ID: 40021200060
Full-time Teachers: 24.50
Total Students: 406
Eligible for Free Lunch: 213
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 31

Activities

Help by submitting activites, sports, events
Suggestions: school hours, events, sports, activities, clubs, school history, music and art programs, and after school programs.

School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 16.57 students per full-time teacher compared to the Arizona average of 22.12 students per full-time teacher.

Map Location

Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Benson Primary School Values
Legend mark for state points - Arizona Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS) 2014 Results for Benson Primary School
SubjectFar Below StandardApproaching StandardMeets StandardExceeds Standard
Math 3%17% 41% 39%
Reading 1%7% 83% 10%
Writing ** * *
Science 5%11% 54% 30%

* or blank fields denote data that was either not reported or not applicable
Source: Arizona Department of Education - http://www.azed.gov/research-evaluation/aims-assessment-results/

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students85-89%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students85-89%
Math: All Female85-89%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female90-94%
Math: All Male80-84%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male75-79%
Math: 3rd Grade80-84%
Reading and Language Arts: 3rd Grade80-84%
Math: 4th Grade85-89%
Reading and Language Arts: 4th Grade85-89%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for Cochise County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for Cochise County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for BENSON PRIMARY SCHOOL

40021200060

Compare to Nearby Schools:

Benson High School

360 South Patagonia Benson, AZ 85602
Distance: ~0 miles

Ctd Cochise Technology School

360 South Patagonia St Benson, AZ 85602
Distance: ~0 miles

Ctd Benson High School

360 South Patagonia St Benson, AZ 85602
Distance: ~0 miles

Benson Middle School

360 South Patagonia St Benson, AZ 85602
Distance: ~0 miles

San Pedro Valley High School

197 East 7th St Benson, AZ 85602
Distance: ~0 miles

San Pedro Valley Online Academy

197 East 7th St Benson, AZ 85602
Distance: ~0 miles

Closest Public Library Systems:

Benson Public Library

300 South Huachuca Street Benson, AZ 85602
Distance: ~0 miles

Tombstone City Library

Corner Of 4th And Toughnut Street Tombstone, AZ 85638
Distance: ~22 miles

Huachuca City Public Library

506 North Gonzales Boulevard Huachuca City, AZ 85616
Distance: ~23 miles

Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey