Fifth Grade

Ms. Lyna Benson

Ms. Benson has served children in the Bluford School District for the past 22 years.  She currently teaches fifth grade Language Arts and Social Studies.  Through the years, Ms. Benson has taught a wide range of grade levels and courses.  She has experience teaching K-4 special education, 6-8 special education, behavioral disorder special education, 6-8 English/Social Studies, and currently fifth grade. 

Ms. Benson favorite part of her role with the Bluford School District is the daily interactions with students.  She shared that her favorite moment of her career was watching her own son graduate high school after being in the same building with her since kindergarten. 

In her spare time, you will see Ms. Benson running as she runs many miles a week.  This summer she completed another half marathon in Chicago!  A dream Ms. Benson has is to run a race in Hawaii or some other scenic area.