Benton Community High School

600 1st St, Van Horne, IA 52346 | (319) 228-8701
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 537
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 537 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P.o. Box 70, Van Horne, IA 52346
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 537
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 287 (53.4%)
  • Females: 250 (46.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 29 (5.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 60 (11.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 89 (16.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Benton Community High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.4%
Black40.7%
Asian20.4%
Hispanic--
White52597.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Benton Community High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade13124.4%
10th Grade14326.6%
11th Grade13725.5%
12th Grade12623.5%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 47%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:53%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 17 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,502
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Benton Community High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$30,42527%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$45,53073%
Source: IA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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