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City-data.com school rating (using weighted 2010 test average as compared to other schools in Tennessee) from 0 (worst) to 100 (best) is 45.

P. O. Box 190
Benton, TN 37307

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Other nearby schools ratings:
North Lee Elementary School (11.0 miles):

92
Ernest L Ross School (11.9 miles):

81
North City Elementary School (19.8 miles):

73
Calhoun Elementary School (9.7 miles):

66
Westside Elementary School (18.9 miles):

64
Charleston Elementary School (9.8 miles):

58
Copper Basin High School (19.7 miles):

46
Benton Elementary School:

45
Benton Elementary School rating compared to average state, county and city schools ratings:
Tennessee:

55
Polk County:

39
Benton:

37
Benton Elementary School:

45

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Principal: Pam Thomas
Grade span: KG-8

Status: Good Standing
Phone: (423) 338-4510 (make sure to verify first before calling)


Student Enrollment: 512

Enrollment Kindergarten: 90
Enrollment Grade 1: 83
Enrollment Grade 2: 90
Enrollment Grade 3: 82
Enrollment Grade 4: 81
Enrollment Grade 5: 84


White enrollment: 503
Hispanic enrollment: 5
Asian enrollment: 2
Native American enrollment: 2

White % of total enrollment: 98.2%
This school:

98.2%
State average from 1627 schools:

70.6%
Hispanic % of total enrollment: 1.0%
This school:

1.0%
State average from 1627 schools:

3.8%
Asian % of total enrollment: 0.4%
Here:

0.4%
State average from 1627 schools:

1.1%
Native American % of total enrollment: 0.40%
Benton Elementary School:

0.40%
State average from 1627 schools:

0.18%


Economically disadvantaged % of total enrollment: 63.0%
Here:

63.0%
State average from 1627 schools:

56.0%


Attendance percentage: 94.6%
Benton Elementary School:

94.6%
State average from 1623 schools:

94.0%
Promotion percentage: 97.1%
Here:

97.1%
State average from 1369 schools:

96.9%

Grades in Benton Elementary School

Races in Benton Elementary School



CRT Statistics:

Math grade: C
Reading/Language grade: C
Social Studies grade: C
Science grade: D


Math score: 47.0
Here:

47.0
State average from 1306 schools:

52.3
Reading/Language score: 47.0
Here:

47.0
State average from 1306 schools:

50.6
Social Studies score: 48.0
This school:

48.0
State average from 1306 schools:

50.5
Science score: 48.0
Here:

48.0
State average from 1306 schools:

50.4


2006 Math Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - All Students:


CRT Math Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Math Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 99.0%
Benton Elementary School:

99.0%
State average from 1348 schools:

99.8%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 8.0%
Here:

8.0%
State average from 1326 schools:

10.9%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 59.0%
This school:

59.0%
State average from 1326 schools:

47.2%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 33.0%
Here:

33.0%
State average from 1326 schools:

41.5%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced: 92.0%
Benton Elementary School:

92.0%
State average from 1326 schools:

87.9%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 92.0%
Here:

92.0%
State average from 1310 schools:

87.3%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 88.0%
Here:

88.0%
State average from 1288 schools:

86.1%


2006 Math Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Male subgroup:


CRT Math Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Math Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 6.0%
This school:

6.0%
State average from 1316 schools:

12.0%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 59.0%
Benton Elementary School:

59.0%
State average from 1316 schools:

44.8%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 35.0%
Here:

35.0%
State average from 1316 schools:

42.6%


2006 Math Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Female subgroup:


CRT Math Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Math Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 10.0%
Here:

10.0%
State average from 1319 schools:

9.9%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 59.0%
Here:

59.0%
State average from 1319 schools:

47.6%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 31.0%
Here:

31.0%
State average from 1319 schools:

42.0%


2006 Math Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - White subgroup:


CRT Math Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Math Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 99.0%
This school:

99.0%
State average from 1205 schools:

99.8%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 8.0%
Here:

8.0%
State average from 1194 schools:

7.8%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 59.0%
Here:

59.0%
State average from 1194 schools:

43.7%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 33.0%
This school:

33.0%
State average from 1194 schools:

48.2%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced: 92.0%
Here:

92.0%
State average from 1194 schools:

90.1%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 92.0%
Here:

92.0%
State average from 1162 schools:

90.1%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 88.0%
Here:

88.0%
State average from 1139 schools:

89.7%


2006 Math Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Economically Disadvantaged subgroup:


CRT Math Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Math Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 98.0%
This school:

98.0%
State average from 1328 schools:

99.7%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 10.0%
Here:

10.0%
State average from 1296 schools:

15.0%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 64.0%
Here:

64.0%
State average from 1296 schools:

54.2%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 26.0%
Benton Elementary School:

26.0%
State average from 1296 schools:

30.5%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced: 90.0%
Here:

90.0%
State average from 1296 schools:

83.1%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 90.0%
This school:

90.0%
State average from 1255 schools:

83.6%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 87.0%
This school:

87.0%
State average from 1225 schools:

81.4%


2006 Math Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Students with Disabilities subgroup:


CRT Math Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Math Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 1245 schools:

99.4%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 27.0%
Here:

27.0%
State average from 1216 schools:

39.4%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 60.0%
Here:

60.0%
State average from 1216 schools:

45.4%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 13.0%
This school:

13.0%
State average from 1216 schools:

14.8%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced: 73.0%
Here:

73.0%
State average from 1216 schools:

59.5%


2006 Math Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Non-Migrant subgroup:


CRT Math Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Math Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 8.0%
Here:

8.0%
State average from 1326 schools:

11.0%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 59.0%
Here:

59.0%
State average from 1326 schools:

46.2%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 33.0%
Here:

33.0%
State average from 1326 schools:

42.3%


2006 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - All Students:


CRT Reading Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 99.0%
Here:

99.0%
State average from 1601 schools:

99.7%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 11.0%
Here:

11.0%
State average from 1517 schools:

11.5%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 60.0%
Here:

60.0%
State average from 1517 schools:

47.1%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 29.0%
This school:

29.0%
State average from 1517 schools:

41.0%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced: 89.0%
This school:

89.0%
State average from 1517 schools:

87.3%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 92.0%
Here:

92.0%
State average from 1499 schools:

88.7%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 90.0%
This school:

90.0%
State average from 1470 schools:

87.6%


2006 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Male subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 15.0%
Benton Elementary School:

15.0%
State average from 1515 schools:

14.0%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 61.0%
This school:

61.0%
State average from 1515 schools:

48.2%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 24.0%
Here:

24.0%
State average from 1515 schools:

37.3%


2006 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Female subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 8.0%
Here:

8.0%
State average from 1508 schools:

8.6%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 59.0%
This school:

59.0%
State average from 1508 schools:

46.0%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 33.0%
Here:

33.0%
State average from 1508 schools:

44.9%


2006 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - White subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 99.0%
Here:

99.0%
State average from 1433 schools:

99.7%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 11.0%
Benton Elementary School:

11.0%
State average from 1371 schools:

8.5%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 60.0%
Benton Elementary School:

60.0%
State average from 1371 schools:

44.0%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 29.0%
This school:

29.0%
State average from 1371 schools:

47.2%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced: 89.0%
Here:

89.0%
State average from 1371 schools:

89.3%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 92.0%
Here:

92.0%
State average from 1337 schools:

90.3%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 90.0%
Here:

90.0%
State average from 1311 schools:

90.4%


2006 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Economically Disadvantaged subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 98.0%
Here:

98.0%
State average from 1573 schools:

99.5%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 15.0%
Here:

15.0%
State average from 1470 schools:

15.4%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 67.0%
This school:

67.0%
State average from 1470 schools:

54.2%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 18.0%
Here:

18.0%
State average from 1470 schools:

29.9%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced: 85.0%
Here:

85.0%
State average from 1470 schools:

82.7%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 89.0%
Benton Elementary School:

89.0%
State average from 1428 schools:

85.3%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 87.0%
Here:

87.0%
State average from 1393 schools:

83.5%


2006 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Students with Disabilities subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 1442 schools:

99.3%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 22.0%
Here:

22.0%
State average from 1384 schools:

34.5%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 67.0%
Benton Elementary School:

67.0%
State average from 1384 schools:

51.8%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 11.0%
Benton Elementary School:

11.0%
State average from 1384 schools:

13.2%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced: 78.0%
Here:

78.0%
State average from 1384 schools:

63.9%


2006 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Non-Migrant subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 11.0%
This school:

11.0%
State average from 1517 schools:

11.4%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 60.0%
Here:

60.0%
State average from 1517 schools:

47.1%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 29.0%
Here:

29.0%
State average from 1517 schools:

41.0%


2005 Math Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - All Students:


CRT Math Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Math Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 1334 schools:

99.8%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 9.0%
Here:

9.0%
State average from 1318 schools:

12.0%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 68.0%
Benton Elementary School:

68.0%
State average from 1318 schools:

47.6%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 23.0%
Here:

23.0%
State average from 1318 schools:

40.1%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 86.0%
Here:

86.0%
State average from 1299 schools:

85.1%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 83.0%
This school:

83.0%
State average from 1280 schools:

83.7%


2005 Math Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Male subgroup:


CRT Math Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Math Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 8.0%
Here:

8.0%
State average from 1314 schools:

12.9%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 67.0%
This school:

67.0%
State average from 1314 schools:

46.2%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 25.0%
Here:

25.0%
State average from 1314 schools:

40.6%


2005 Math Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Female subgroup:


CRT Math Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Math Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 10.0%
Here:

10.0%
State average from 1310 schools:

11.0%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 69.0%
Here:

69.0%
State average from 1310 schools:

49.1%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 21.0%
Here:

21.0%
State average from 1310 schools:

39.6%


2005 Math Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - White subgroup:


CRT Math Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Math Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 1178 schools:

99.8%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 9.0%
Here:

9.0%
State average from 1172 schools:

8.4%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 68.0%
Here:

68.0%
State average from 1172 schools:

44.6%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 23.0%
This school:

23.0%
State average from 1172 schools:

46.7%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 86.0%
This school:

86.0%
State average from 1150 schools:

88.6%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 83.0%
Here:

83.0%
State average from 1134 schools:

88.0%


2005 Math Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Economically Disadvantaged subgroup:


CRT Math Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Math Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 1290 schools:

99.8%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 10.0%
This school:

10.0%
State average from 1272 schools:

16.8%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 70.0%
Here:

70.0%
State average from 1272 schools:

54.3%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 20.0%
Benton Elementary School:

20.0%
State average from 1272 schools:

28.6%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 86.0%
Here:

86.0%
State average from 1245 schools:

79.8%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 81.0%
Here:

81.0%
State average from 1206 schools:

77.6%


2005 Math Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Non-Migrant subgroup:


CRT Math Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Math Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 9.0%
Here:

9.0%
State average from 1318 schools:

12.0%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 68.0%
Here:

68.0%
State average from 1318 schools:

47.6%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 23.0%
Here:

23.0%
State average from 1318 schools:

40.1%


2005 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - All Students:


CRT Reading Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 100.0%
This school:

100.0%
State average from 1587 schools:

99.8%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 6.0%
Here:

6.0%
State average from 1564 schools:

9.2%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 69.0%
Here:

69.0%
State average from 1564 schools:

51.0%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 25.0%
This school:

25.0%
State average from 1564 schools:

39.5%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 90.0%
Here:

90.0%
State average from 1537 schools:

87.5%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 84.0%
This school:

84.0%
State average from 1512 schools:

85.8%


2005 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Male subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 9.0%
Here:

9.0%
State average from 1560 schools:

11.4%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 70.0%
Here:

70.0%
State average from 1560 schools:

53.5%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 21.0%
Benton Elementary School:

21.0%
State average from 1560 schools:

34.8%


2005 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Female subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 4.0%
Here:

4.0%
State average from 1554 schools:

6.8%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 68.0%
Here:

68.0%
State average from 1554 schools:

48.6%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 28.0%
Here:

28.0%
State average from 1554 schools:

44.3%


2005 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - White subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 1405 schools:

99.8%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 6.0%
Here:

6.0%
State average from 1394 schools:

6.8%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 69.0%
Here:

69.0%
State average from 1394 schools:

47.3%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 25.0%
This school:

25.0%
State average from 1394 schools:

45.6%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 90.0%
Benton Elementary School:

90.0%
State average from 1368 schools:

89.6%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 84.0%
Here:

84.0%
State average from 1347 schools:

88.7%


2005 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Economically Disadvantaged subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 1536 schools:

99.8%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 7.0%
Here:

7.0%
State average from 1508 schools:

12.5%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 66.0%
This school:

66.0%
State average from 1508 schools:

58.7%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 27.0%
Here:

27.0%
State average from 1508 schools:

28.5%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 88.0%
Here:

88.0%
State average from 1476 schools:

83.2%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 80.0%
Here:

80.0%
State average from 1429 schools:

80.8%


2005 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Non-Migrant subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Benton Elementary School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 6.0%
Benton Elementary School:

6.0%
State average from 1564 schools:

9.2%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 69.0%
This school:

69.0%
State average from 1564 schools:

51.0%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 25.0%
This school:

25.0%
State average from 1564 schools:

39.5%


Tennessee Value-Added Assessment System (TVAAS) Statistics:


2005-2006 TVAAS Statistics - 4th Grade:
Gain by year - math: 1.9
Here:

1.9
State average from 933 schools:

1.4
Gain by year - reading: -3.5: -3.5
Here -3.5
State average from 933 schools -0.9
Gain by year - science: 3.5
Here:

3.5
State average from 933 schools:

2.2
Gain by year - social studies: 0.9
Here:

0.9
State average from 933 schools:

4.2


2005-2006 TVAAS Statistics - 5th Grade:
Gain by year - math: 3.4
Here:

3.4
State average from 872 schools:

2.3
Gain by year - reading: 6.0
This school:

6.0
State average from 873 schools:

4.5
Gain by year - science: -1.6: -1.6
Here -1.6
State average from 872 schools -0.1
Gain by year - social studies: 2.3
Here:

2.3
State average from 872 schools:

2.5


2004-2005 TVAAS Statistics - 4th Grade:
Gain by year - math: 4.6
This school:

4.6
State average from 913 schools:

2.2
Gain by year - reading: 2.7
Here:

2.7
State average from 914 schools:

1.9
Gain by year - science: 5.9
Here:

5.9
State average from 913 schools:

4.4
Gain by year - social studies: 6.1
Here:

6.1
State average from 913 schools:

4.1


2004-2005 TVAAS Statistics - 5th Grade:
Gain by year - math: 7.2
Benton Elementary School:

7.2
State average from 865 schools:

3.9
Gain by year - reading: 6.0
Benton Elementary School:

6.0
State average from 865 schools:

4.8
Gain by year - science: 2.0
Here:

2.0
State average from 865 schools:

2.0
Gain by year - social studies: 5.8
This school:

5.8
State average from 865 schools:

3.9


2003-2004 TVAAS Statistics - 4th Grade:
Gain by year - reading: -2.5: -2.5
Here -2.5
State average from 916 schools -0.3
Gain by year - science: -1.2: -1.2
This school -1.2
State average from 916 schools -1.3
Gain by year - social studies: -5.4: -5.4
Here -5.4
State average from 916 schools -2.6


2003-2004 TVAAS Statistics - 5th Grade:
Gain by year - math: 3.9
Benton Elementary School:

3.9
State average from 867 schools:

2.5
Gain by year - reading: 3.9: 3.9
Here 3.9
State average from 867 schools -0.1
Gain by year - science: 3.2: 3.2
This school 3.2
State average from 867 schools -0.6
Gain by year - social studies: 3.20
Here:

3.20
State average from 867 schools:

0.14


3 Year average TVAAS Statistics - 4th Grade:
Gain by year - math: 2.20
Here:

2.20
State average from 930 schools:

0.73
Gain by year - reading: -1.10: -1.10
Here -1.10
State average from 930 schools 0.24
Gain by year - science: 2.6
This school:

2.6
State average from 930 schools:

1.8
Gain by year - social studies: 0.5
Here:

0.5
State average from 930 schools:

1.9


3 Year average TVAAS Statistics - 5th Grade:
Gain by year - math: 4.9
Here:

4.9
State average from 862 schools:

2.9
Gain by year - reading: 5.1
This school:

5.1
State average from 862 schools:

3.1
Gain by year - science: 1.10
Here:

1.10
State average from 862 schools:

0.44
Gain by year - social studies: 3.7
Here:

3.7
State average from 862 schools:

2.2



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