Benson Public Schools staff is excited to welcome all students back to school on Tuesday, September 8th. See you then! Just a reminder that Open House for all parents and students is Wednesday, September 2nd starting at 4:00 p.m. Grades K-6 students will have their picture taken.
Musical Auditions will be held on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 in the choir room from 3:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. and on Thursday, September 10, 2015 from 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Students in grades 9-12 are welcome to audition and if you are unable to make the audition times, please see Mrs. Mikkelson or Mr. Duncan.
2015-16 Grade K-6 School Supply List
strategic plan set in motion by
benson school board
The school district is currently embarking on a series of initiatives that were given top priority through the development of a five year strategic plan that was approved by the School Board in April of 2012. The School Board created a vision for the school district and set priorities and goals in the following area; technology, student achievement, facilities, high quality staff and bullying.
By 2017, Benson Schools will have developed and be known for delivering…
- High academic expectations, standards, & achievement
- Instruction that is current with the changing world and cutting-edge technology
- Students that are prepared to be responsible & productive citizens
- Continued fiscal responsibility
BENSON DISTRICT GOALS
Goal 1: Provide improved technology at every grade level
b) High Student Standards and Achievement
Goal 1: Align curriculum with state standards
Goal 2: Enhance Gifted and talented programming
c) High quality facilities
Goal 1: Complete a comprehensive facilities assessment and evaluation
d) Hire, mentor and develop high quality staff
Goal 1: Develop a comprehensive teacher evaluation plan
Goal 2: Hire the best candidate for the position, not the cheapest
Goal 3: Yearly self-improvement goals for staff
e) Respect among all students and staff
Goal 1: Develop a comprehensive bullying prevention program