Benson Middle School

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1600 N Wall St

Benson, NC 27504

(919) 894-3889

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Grades: 5 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 415

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Benson Middle School

If there are some good teachers at Benson Middle School, administration must be doing something right. The principal is always open, responsive, and ready to meet the needs of the students. She has an open door policy and the needs of the students are her priority. This school loses great teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/08/14

This school is pitiful. There are some good teachers but the administration is completely ridiculous. I believe it could be a better school with a better leader. We are moving to get away from the Benson schools.

Posted by a parent on 02/07/14

I go to this school and it's a very good school. I have some of the best teachers that inspire me and help me a lot with my education. There's drama but thats if they look for it. It's the kids that start it and maybe instead of parents complaining to the school they should revise and check how theyre ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/24/13

First off, its middle school you are going to have drama. I have had two kids in this school. Granted, I think some things are looked at every black and white with no gray area. For the most part, it is a very good school. The teachers are above average. This year was a bit bumpy wth vacant position ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/14/12

I cannot stand this school; I have never had so much drama in a school until my kids moved here 3 yrs. ago. Dixon Road and McGee s schools are the best school around this area. My kids are very unhappy with not being heard when they speak, here children are to be seen and not heard and EOG matters more ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/07/12

It's a great school. It is a school where teachers are willing to do whatever it takes to see that students achieve.

Posted by a other on 06/30/09

I am disappointed that the children do not have much free time. I beleive they should receive some kind of time where they can talk, read whatever other than during lunch. Not having this makes for a very long day. Adults get breaks from their employers and I beleive the children should as well. There ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/04/05

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Test scores for Benson Middle School

EOG* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Benson Middle School
Johnston County Schools
North Carolina
* In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.

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Benson schools — Benson Middle School is located at 1600 N Wall St, Benson NC 27504. 1600 N Wall St is in the 27504 ZIP code in Benson, NC The school district for Benson Middle School is the Johnston County Schools. Benson Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 5 - 8.
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