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A.X. Benavides Elementary School

A.X. Benavides Elementary School

Brownsville Independent School District

Brownsville. TX
Grades PK-5
Principal: Anabela Almanza

ENROLLMENT: 868

Latino/ Hispanic
98%
White
2%
Students Meeting Low-income Criteria
83%
Students With Disabilities
8%
English Learners
28%

At Benavides Elementary, celebration isn’t just reserved for big victories—it’s woven into the fabric of their school culture, embracing every milestone the incredible students, teachers, and staff achieve. Daily updates showcase the vibrant tapestry of each classroom, the energy of extracurricular pursuits, and most importantly, the individual recognitions and accomplishments that make each student’s journey unique. This interconnected approach ensures every success, big or small, is embraced, celebrated, and cherished within their tight-knit community.

Benavides Elementary School prioritizes the comprehensive development of every student by aligning their teaching methodologies with the district’s curricula and state standards. To achieve this, the school employs a multifaceted approach that integrates various instructional methods, such as fluency trackers, all-inclusive tutorials, and after-school homework assistance. Each classroom is designed to support varied learning styles. Regular PLC meetings with grade levels ensure that lessons are not just educational but also fun, challenging, and innovative.

A.X. Benevides

AWARDS

2015, 2024: NCUST America’s Best Schools Award

2019:  “A” Rated Campus and 6 Distinctions

Brownsville University Interscholastic League (UIL) – Benavides Elementary has received 1st Place overall for 17 consecutive years.

Chess Team, Art, Brainsville, Destination Imagination, Science and Engineering Fair, Battle of the Books, Drama, Coding are not only clubs, but provide competition opportunities for individuals and teams.

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