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Benson Elementary School

Benson, NC


Benson Elementary School
2040 Hwy 50 N
Benson, NC  27504
Phone: 919-894-4233
Johnston County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 3 out of 10 stars
3

Grades Served: PK-4
Enrollment: 608
Type: Regular School  
Benson Elementary School

Benson Elementary School


Metro Area Ranking

#143
Metro Area Elementary School Ranking: Benson Elementary School is ranked #143 of 169 of the best elementary schools in Raleigh and surrounding areas (15th percentile). Click the link to see all 169 elementary schools.


State Ranking

#1188
Statewide Elementary School Ranking: Benson Elementary School is ranked #1188 out of 1478 of the best elementary schools in North Carolina (20th percentile). Click the link to see all 1478 elementary schools.


Overall, Benson Elementary School is a 3-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Johnston County, NC. Benson Elementary School has an enrollment of approximately 608 students and serves grades PK-4. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

76.3
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Benson Elementary School had a Student Growth Score of 76.3. This placed Benson Elementary School in the 53rd percentile of 2410 North Carolina public schools with student growth data available. NCDPI’s growth score measures how well schools grow student achievement over time. Scores range from 50.0 to 100.0 - with 100.0 indicating the highest growth in student achievement and 50.0 indicating the lowest.  

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Please note: The state of North Carolina assigns letter grades to public schools, on an A through F scale.


North Carolina Standardized Tests
End of Grade Tests

EOG Math Grade 3

 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 21% - Level 4 (Solid)
 21% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 25% - Level 2
 25% - Level 2
 28% - Level 1
 28% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 4

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 27% - Level 1
 27% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 3

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 23% - Level 4 (Solid)
 23% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 3
 14% - Level 3
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 2
 34% - Level 1
 34% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 4

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 19% - Level 3
 19% - Level 3
 22% - Level 2
 22% - Level 2
 27% - Level 1
 27% - Level 1



 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 12%
 Black - 12%
 Hispanic - 39%
 Hispanic - 39%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 White - 44%
 White - 44%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at Benson Elementary School for the 2016-2017 school year, as reported by the NCDPI. Actual percentages of students may vary somewhat from those indicated.

School test scores, student data and teacher data are from North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) information for the 2016-2017 school year. Rankings for Benson Elementary School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Benson Middle School 3 1.5 miles Benson, NC Regular 5-8
South Johnston High School 3 3.5 miles Four Oaks, NC Regular 9-12
Dunn Middle School 2 5.5 miles Dunn, NC Regular 6-8
Coats-Erwin Middle School 4 6.2 miles Dunn, NC Regular 6-8
Harnett Primary School 5 6.8 miles Dunn, NC Regular PK-3
Wayne Avenue Elementary School 3 6.8 miles Dunn, NC Regular 4-5
Coats Elementary School 5 7.0 miles Coats, NC Regular PK-5
Triton High School 4 7.5 miles Erwin, NC Regular 9-12
Four Oaks Elementary School 5 7.7 miles Four Oaks, NC Regular PK-5
McGee's Crossroads Elementary School 7 7.8 miles Angier, NC Regular PK-5
Meadow School 5 7.9 miles Benson, NC Regular PK-8
McGee's Crossroads Middle School 5 8.1 miles Benson, NC Regular 6-8
Erwin Elementary School 6 8.3 miles Erwin, NC Regular 3-5
West Johnston High School 5 8.6 miles Benson, NC Regular 9-12
Four Oaks Middle School 5 9.1 miles Four Oaks, NC Regular 6-8
Dixon Road Elementary School 9 9.4 miles Willow Spring, NC Regular PK-5
Buies Creek Elementary School 8 10.2 miles Buies Creek, NC Regular K-5
Cleveland High School 7 10.9 miles Clayton, NC Regular 9-12
West Smithfield Elementary School 2 11.0 miles Smithfield, NC Regular PK-5
Plain View Elementary School 10 11.3 miles Dunn, NC Regular PK-5