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Benson Middle School

Benson, NC


Benson Middle School
1600 N Wall Street
Benson, NC  27504
Phone: 919-894-3889
Johnston County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 3 out of 10 stars
3

Grades Served: 5-8
Enrollment: 477
Type: Regular School  
Benson Middle School

Benson Middle School


Metro Area Ranking

#152
Metro Area Elementary School Ranking: Benson Middle School is ranked #152 of 169 of the best elementary schools in Raleigh and surrounding areas (10th percentile). Click the link to see all 169 elementary schools.


#62
Metro Area Middle School Ranking: Benson Middle School is ranked #62 of 80 of the best middle schools in Raleigh and surrounding areas (22nd percentile). Cick the link to see all 80 middle schools.


State Ranking

#1266
Statewide Elementary School Ranking: Benson Middle School is ranked #1266 out of 1478 of the best elementary schools in North Carolina (14th percentile). Click the link to see all 1478 elementary schools.


#484
Statewide Middle School Ranking: Benson Middle School is ranked #484 out of 703 of the best middle schools in North Carolina (31st percentile). Click the link to see all 703 middle schools.


Overall, Benson Middle 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 Middle School has an enrollment of approximately 477 students and serves grades 5-8. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

61.4
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: Benson Middle School had a Student Growth Score of 61.4. This placed Benson Middle School in the 20th 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.  

 North Carolina Letter Grades
  North Carolina Overall Letter Grade

  North Carolina Math Letter Grade

  North Carolina Reading Letter Grade

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 5

 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 19% - Level 4 (Solid)
 19% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 38% - Level 2
 38% - Level 2
 27% - Level 1
 27% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 6

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 25% - Level 4 (Solid)
 25% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 24% - Level 2
 24% - Level 2
 39% - Level 1
 39% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 7

 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 20% - Level 4 (Solid)
 20% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 27% - Level 2
 27% - Level 2
 43% - Level 1
 43% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 8

 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 15% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 51% - Level 1
 51% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 5

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 26% - Level 4 (Solid)
 26% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 25% - Level 2
 25% - Level 2
 34% - Level 1
 34% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 6

 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 16% - Level 3
 16% - Level 3
 27% - Level 2
 27% - Level 2
 15% - Level 1
 15% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 7

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 21% - Level 2
 21% - Level 2
 25% - Level 1
 25% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 8

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 16% - Level 3
 16% - Level 3
 31% - Level 2
 31% - Level 2
 20% - Level 1
 20% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 5

 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 22% - Level 2
 22% - Level 2
 25% - Level 1
 25% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 8

 22% - Level 5 (Superior)
 22% - Level 5 (Superior)
 42% - Level 4 (Solid)
 42% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 16% - Level 2
 16% - Level 2
 11% - Level 1
 11% - Level 1

End of Course Scores

EOC Math I

 19% - Level 5 (Superior)
 19% - Level 5 (Superior)
 65% - Level 4 (Solid)
 65% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1



 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

 
 American Indian - N/A
 
 American Indian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 14%
 Black - 14%
 Hispanic - 31%
 Hispanic - 31%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 White - 50%
 White - 50%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at Benson Middle 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 Middle School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Benson Elementary School 3 1.5 miles Benson, NC Regular PK-4
South Johnston High School 3 2.8 miles Four Oaks, NC Regular 9-12
Dunn Middle School 2 5.8 miles Dunn, NC Regular 6-8
Meadow School 5 6.5 miles Benson, NC Regular PK-8
Harnett Primary School 5 6.9 miles Dunn, NC Regular PK-3
Wayne Avenue Elementary School 3 7.0 miles Dunn, NC Regular 4-5
Four Oaks Elementary School 5 7.1 miles Four Oaks, NC Regular PK-5
Coats-Erwin Middle School 4 7.3 miles Dunn, NC Regular 6-8
Triton High School 4 8.3 miles Erwin, NC Regular 9-12
Four Oaks Middle School 5 8.3 miles Four Oaks, NC Regular 6-8
Coats Elementary School 5 8.4 miles Coats, NC Regular PK-5
McGee's Crossroads Elementary School 7 8.9 miles Angier, NC Regular PK-5
Erwin Elementary School 6 8.9 miles Erwin, NC Regular 3-5
McGee's Crossroads Middle School 5 9.1 miles Benson, NC Regular 6-8
West Johnston High School 5 9.3 miles Benson, NC Regular 9-12
Dixon Road Elementary School 9 10.5 miles Willow Spring, NC Regular PK-5
Plain View Elementary School 10 10.6 miles Dunn, NC Regular PK-5
West Smithfield Elementary School 2 10.6 miles Smithfield, NC Regular PK-5
Cleveland High School 7 11.4 miles Clayton, NC Regular 9-12
Buies Creek Elementary School 8 11.6 miles Buies Creek, NC Regular K-5