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    Benton Schools Butler County Schools Kansas Schools

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    Benton Elementary

    Location Address:
    350 S Kansas St Benton, Kansas 67017 Phone Number: 3167781151
    Mailing Address:
    Po Box 39 Benton, KS 67017
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name Circle State Agency ID D0375
    School Type Regular School State School ID 4850
    Operational Status School is operational FIPS County Number 20015
    County Butler Locale Rural
    Location Relative to Town Limits
    School Classroom Information
    Classroom Teachers Title I Eligible School? Not Title I Eligible School
    School Level Primary School School-wide Title I
    School Lowest Grade Offered KG Magnet School? Not a Magnet School
    School Highest Grade Offered 06 Charter School Not a Charter School
    Free Lunch Eligible Students 35 Reduced-price Lunch Eligible Students 21
    Total Free and Reduced Lunch Students 56 Migrant Students 0
    Total Students 257 Student Teacher Ratio 16.5
    Benton Elementary Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 0 7th Grade Students 0
    Kindergarten Students 26 8th Grade Students 0
    1st Grade Students 32 9th Grade Students 0
    2nd Grade Students 40 10th Grade Students 0
    3rd Grade Students 38 11th Grade Students 0
    4th Grade Students 34 12th Grade Students 0
    5th Grade Students 34 Ungraded Students 2
    6th Grade Students 51 Total Students 257
    Benton Elementary Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan 1 1 2
    Asian/Pacific Islander 0 2 2
    Hispanic 7 3 10
    Black (Non-Hispanic) 2 1 3
    White (Non-Hispanic) 123 117 240