Benicia, California

Benicia, CA is #21 on the list Top 100 Best Places to Raise a Family in the West in 2023

Does Benicia, California have good schools?

When determining if Benicia, California, has good schools, we analyze key factors including math proficiency, reading/language proficiency, students-per-teacher ratio, average teacher salaries, National Blue Ribbon awards, Spelling Bee and STEM/non-STEM national competitions, and more.

SchoolsNational RankingsPrivate School Enrollment
Elementary schools in BeniciaScored 54.5Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 54.5 to elementary education in Benicia, California (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.10.5%
Middle schools in BeniciaScored 54.9Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 54.9 to middle education in Benicia, California (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.4.5%
High schools in BeniciaScored 45.2Dwellics analytics team assigned the score [r_high] to high education in Benicia, California (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.7.4%

Dwellics searched for winners of 69 nationwide competitions for school children in both STEM and non-STEM fields and found 1.0 winners in Benicia, California in the last 5 years.

Elementary Schools in Benicia, California

There are 4 public elementary schools in Benicia, California. The public elementary schools in Benicia are rated 54.5 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among elementary school students, approximately 10.5% are enrolled at private schools in Benicia.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Benicia, California at the elementary level is 61.0%, and proficient in reading & language arts 59.5%.

The average salary of an elementary school teacher in Benicia is $80,977 per year. The average number of elementary school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Benicia is 26.0.

Middle Schools in Benicia, California

There are 1 public middle schools in Benicia, California. The public middle schools in Benicia are rated 54.9 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among middle school students, approximately 4.5% are enrolled at private schools in Benicia.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Benicia, California at the middle schools level is 50.0%, and proficient in reading & language arts 55.0%.

The average salary of a middle school teacher in Benicia is $80,977 per year. The average number of middle school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Benicia is 24.0.

High Schools in Benicia, California

There are 3 high schools in Benicia, California. The public high schools in Benicia are rated 45.2 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among high school students, approximately 7.4% are enrolled at private schools in Benicia.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Benicia, California at the high school level is 40.0%, and proficient in reading & language arts 50.7%.

The average salary of a high school teacher in Benicia is $80,977 per year. The average number of high school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Benicia is 17.0.

Pros and Cons of living in Benicia, California in reviews from users in their own words:

ProsCons
  • "View, weather, large kitchen"
  • "Too much traffic, crowds"