Benton Academy

  • Benton Academy, through its curricula and school activities, is dedicated to the preparation of all students to a standard of excellence and Christ-like values.
  • We believe the school exists primarily for the students and that learning is an individual and continuing process.
  • We believe that the aim of private education is to provide for each child, regardless of ability or environment, the opportunity to develop to his/her maximum potential in mental maturity, moral values, physical fitness, emotional stability, social development, civic responsibility, and spiritual awareness.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students239 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
0%
State avg.: 15%
Students by GradeBenton Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
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