Your browser is not supported

Please upgrade to a modern browser. We recommend the latest version of Google Chrome (Chrome 65 or later).

Your current browser is: CCBot 2

An error occurred. Please try again.

Benefield Elementary School (leave a review)
Contact Information

http://www.benefield.org/home.html

+1 (770) 962-3771

1221 Old Norcross Rd

Lawrenceville, Georgia

30046

About Benefield Elementary School
Prekindergarten - 5th Grade

Benefield Elementary School is one of 136 schools found in the Gwinnett County district of Georgia.

A relatively large school, it has an enrolment of 1,222 students from Prekindergarten to 5th Grade and is classified as a regular school.

The number of teachers at Benefield Elementary School has remained static in recent years, and you can see from the pyramid chart on this page that the pupil population has lately remained static.

At Benefield Elementary School, the average teaching salary of $53,406 is lower than the Georgia state average of $53,902.

Was this useful?
Local Area
Students by Year Group
Was this useful?
Funding

Funding per pupil

$9,993

Title I eligible school

School-wide program

Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches

845

Reduced price lunches

135

The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

Was this useful?
Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupil teacher ratioAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Discovery High School2127$7,78619.25$54,6370.66
Moore Middle School941$9,42715.43$57,8540.68
Phoenix High School569$11,42119.62$66,4920.65
McKendree Elementary School1132$9,76715.34$61,6980.72
Richards Middle School1870$8,67316.07$59,8160.66

Discovery High School

Number of pupils2127
Funding per pupil$7,786
Pupil teacher ratio19.25
Average teacher salary$54,637
Diversity index0.66

Moore Middle School

Number of pupils941
Funding per pupil$9,427
Pupil teacher ratio15.43
Average teacher salary$57,854
Diversity index0.68

Phoenix High School

Number of pupils569
Funding per pupil$11,421
Pupil teacher ratio19.62
Average teacher salary$66,492
Diversity index0.65

McKendree Elementary School

Number of pupils1132
Funding per pupil$9,767
Pupil teacher ratio15.34
Average teacher salary$61,698
Diversity index0.72

Richards Middle School

Number of pupils1870
Funding per pupil$8,673
Pupil teacher ratio16.07
Average teacher salary$59,816
Diversity index0.66
Was this useful?
Nearest Schools
School nameDistance
Discovery High School0.18 miles
Moore Middle School1.11 miles
Phoenix High School1.53 miles
McKendree Elementary School1.57 miles
Richards Middle School1.91 miles
Was this useful?
Rankings within Georgia
There are 2335 schools in Georgia.
273rdlargest school
178thhighest number of FTE teachers
659thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
1115thhighest average teaching salary
1006thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
145thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
314thhighest diversity index
574thhighest funding per pupil
Was this useful?
Student Ethnicity
EthnicityNumber of students
Black411
White86
Hispanic586
Two or more races24
Asian or Asian Pacific Islander110
American Indian or Aslaskan Native3
Hawaiian Native or Pacific Islander2

Out of 1222 students, with a diversity index of 0.64

Was this useful?
Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Prekindergarten - 3rd Grade: 4.5 hours

4th Grade - 5th Grade: 5 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

Was this useful?
Comments
Do you know Benefield Elementary School? Be the first to share your experiences!

Your rating

Find a Teaching Job
Was this useful?
*All data shown corresponds to the 2015-16 academic year unless otherwise stated.