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About This School

Benton Middle School is a public middle school in Benton. 757 children attend Benton Middle School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 40% of the 757 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Benton Middle School is 15:1. Benton Junior High School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
  • Languages Taught

    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Basketball
    • Cheerleading
    • Football

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 85% 87%
Black, non-Hispanic 7% 8%
Hispanic 7% 4%
Multiracial 1% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.5%
Asian 0.4% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.1% 0.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 40% 36%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    Strong faculty and administrative leadership. Students feel safe and know that they are supported. Overall excellent learning environment.

  • (4 years ago)

    Teachers are great they listen to our kids they watch our kids & our kids actually are learning there!

  • (5 years ago)

    I am a student at BMS. Its is awesome. all the 7th grade teachers are cool. Mrs. Shults is a great principal!

  • (5 years ago)

    Benton Middle School is a fantastic School coming from a school district that rated a 2 out of 10 to an 8 out of 10 has improved my daughters education we are happy to be int eh Benton School District

  • (8 years ago)

    Even though I am a student I would like to say that Benton Middle School is the BEST school that I have ever been to. Mrs. Shults is the BEST. A middle school student.

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