Benton Community School Corporation District

  • 405 SOUTH GRANT AVE
  • FOWLER, IN 47944
  • (765) 884-0850
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate82.1%74.1%
Dropout Rate-1.7%
Per Pupil Spending$9,949$8,993
Students Per Teacher14.116.7
Number of Schools4-
Number of Students1,836-
Number of (FTE) Teachers130-

District Test Scores

ISTEP+ - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201095.0%79.0%
200985.0%74.0%
 
Math Test
201090.0%75.0%
200974.0%72.0%
 
Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201086.0%77.0%
200967.0%73.0%
 
Math Test
201087.0%75.0%
200979.0%70.0%
 
Science Test
201087.0%75.0%
200976.0%71.0%
 
Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201084.0%71.0%
200975.0%70.0%
 
Math Test
201089.0%80.0%
200979.0%76.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201082.0%64.0%
200972.0%60.0%
 
Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201081.0%72.0%
200973.0%69.0%
 
Math Test
201089.0%77.0%
200986.0%73.0%
 
Science Test
201064.0%58.0%
200950.0%54.0%
 
Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201072.0%72.0%
200971.0%67.0%
 
Math Test
201071.0%73.0%
200970.0%68.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201063.0%64.0%
200963.0%58.0%
 
Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201064.0%69.0%
 
Math Test
201071.0%72.0%
 
ISTEP+ ECA - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Algebra I Test
201068.0%61.0%
 
Biology I Test
201033.0%37.0%
 
English 10 Test
201062.0%63.0%
 
Source: IN Department of Education 2009-2010

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment1,83614.1
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students143
1st Grade Students134
2nd Grade Students135
3rd Grade Students133
4th Grade Students145
5th Grade Students149
6th Grade Students120
7th Grade Students141
8th Grade Students159
9th Grade Students129
10th Grade Students150
11th Grade Students164
12th Grade Students165
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native6
Asian or Pacific Islander11
Hispanic106
Black (Non-Hispanic)14
White (Non-Hispanic)1,668
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male945
Female860

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers13014.1
Prekindergarten Teachers1-
Kindergarten Teachers7-
Elementary Teachers60-
Secondary Teachers62-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides41
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors1
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors6
Elementary3
Secondary3
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians1
Library Support Staff4
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff105
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators3
LEA Administrative Support Staff3
School Administrators7
School Administrative Support Staff9
Student Support Services1
Other Support Services Staff82

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$22,185,000-
Total Local Revenues$11,191,00050.4%
Property Tax$9,089,00041.0%
Other School Systems$200,0000.9%
Cities and Counties$325,0001.5%
School Lunch$442,0002.0%
District Activity Receipts$10,0000.05%
Sale of Property$48,0000.2%
Interest Earnings$189,0000.9%
Private Contributions$11,0000.05%
Miscellaneous$877,0004.0%
Total State Revenues$10,560,00047.6%
General Formula Assistance$8,306,00037.4%
Special Education Programs$67,0000.3%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$35,0000.2%
Gifted and Talented Programs$34,0000.2%
School Lunch Programs$357,0001.6%
Other Programs$159,0000.7%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$1,523,0006.9%
State Revenues on Behalf - Non-Employee Benefits$79,0000.4%
Total Federal Revenues$434,0002.0%
Through State - Title I$234,0001.1%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$23,0000.1%
Through State - Other$43,0000.2%
Non-Specified$134,0000.6%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$19,212,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$11,475,00059.7%
Total Support Services Expenditures$6,995,00036.4%
Student Support$1,020,0004.6%
Instructional Staff Support$480,0002.2%
General Administration Support$271,0001.2%
School Administration Support$981,0004.4%
Operation and Maintenance Support$2,288,00010.3%
Student Transportation Support$1,431,0006.5%
Other Support Services$524,0002.4%
Total Other Expenditures$742,0003.9%
Food Services$742,0003.3%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 82.1%
Total Diploma Count 160
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12--

Map and Listings of Schools Within Benton Community School Corporation District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 4
  • Students: 1,836
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 130
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BENTON CENTRAL JR-SR HIGH SCHOOL
4241 East 300 South
Oxford, IN
Public | 7-12
908 14.7

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BOSWELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
414 West Main St
Boswell, IN
Public | KG-6
173 11.3

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OTTERBEIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
111 West Oxford St
Otterbein, IN
Public | KG-6
306 15.2

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PRAIRIE CROSSING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2758 South 400 East
Oxford, IN
Public | KG-6
480 15.1

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