Benton Junior High School

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411 N Border St

Benton, AR 72015

(501) 778-7698

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Grades: 8 - 9

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 750

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Benton Junior High School

It's a great school I've been going to benton since 6th grade and I have loved it!!

Posted by a other on 02/12/15

My children have attended the Benton School District for seven years and it has been a very positive experience. I am puzzled as to why others would write such negative reviews. The Middle School is exceptional and I would encourage any parent to consider enrolling their child in the Benton School District. ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 04/17/13

I have to agree with the other parent who berated the school district. I have a term that I use and it's simple to understand why. It goes like this: 'Benton schools, the worst in the country and proving it daily.' To justify my response, I will note too that the sports program is ridiculous. They ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/22/09

Seems that the Benton School District's Teachers and Administration lack sincere student interest. They advertise No Bullying Toleration; however, when there is bullying, prejudices, etc., not much is done to protect our kids from future incidences. Being a part of such bias, I have found that my child ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/25/06

I used to be a student enrolled at BJHS. My father was transferred out of Benton so I am now enrolled as a senior at a different school. I have lived in my current location for almost four years. I miss the Benton school district very muxh, it was one of the best schools I have attended. It was full ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 04/24/05

I have 2 children and have been a part of this school for 3 years now. We have had nothing but a bad experience the entire time! We have had trouble with the principal Mr Richard Burton who had been very unreasonable and unfair with us. We just want to inform other parents who may be considering enrolling ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/11/05

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Test Year: 2012
Benton Junior High School
Benton School District
* In 2011-2012 Arkansas used the Benchmark Exam to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in literacy and grades 3 through 8 in math. The Benchmark Exam is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Arkansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Benton schools — Benton Junior High School is located at 411 N Border St, Benton AR 72015. 411 N Border St is in the 72015 ZIP code in Benton, AR The school district for Benton Junior High School is the Benton School District. Benton Junior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 8 - 9.
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