Jingle Pot area is a scenic rural area that is located at the base of Mount Benson. It is on the west side of the Parkway which gives you great highway access and if you are wanting an acreage or a larger lot but yet be close to all the amenities of North Nanaimo this is one of the areas to check out. Benson Meadows is a newer subdivision of higher end custom homes with acreages and some home sites boast spectacular views of the ocean, downtown Nanaimo . As well as having Mount Benson for views and hiking there is also Benson Creek Falls available.
- Mountain View Elementary – 2480 East Wellington Road, (250) 753-2831
- Nanaimo Christian School – 198 Holland Road, (250) 754-4512
- Nanaimo District Secondary School
- Dover Bay Secondary – 6135 McGirr Road, (250) 756-4595