|Full Name||Benjamín Santiago|
|Nickname(s)||Ben (by everyone)|
|Date of Birth||2000-2001|
|Family||Sophia Santiago (mother)|
|Relationships|| Nicole Collins (ex-girlfriend)|
Rebecca Bera (ex-girlfriend)
|School(s)||Lake Munro High School|
|First Episode||Cake By The Ocean (2704)|
|Portrayed By||Anthony Keyvan|
Ben Santiago is a senior (grade 12) at Lake Munro High School.
Starts Lake Munro in season 27 as a sophomore. He is smart and Rayin soon develops a crush on him. They get paired up on a school project and Rayin kisses him. Ben is caught by surprise and Rayin is embarrassed. Later, he confronts Rayin about the kiss and Rayin comes out to him. He accepts Rayin and the two remain friends. Later, he finds out about Nick and Nick's teacher and tries to get Nick out of it, but he does not want any help. In season 28, he decides to tell somebody about their relationship. He tells Mrs. Tirpack and gets Ms. Yates suspended. This angers Nick and he stops speaking to Ben. Nick then starts to skip school a lot and when Ben tries to text or call him, Nick ignores him. Later, he and Rayin begin to become closer friends. After Nick returns to school, Ben tries to talk to him, but he ignores Ben. In season 29, he makes one last attempt to get Nick to talk to him, which only kind of works. Nick does listen to Ben and he seeks help from the school counselor. Later, he develops feelings for Nicole. Their relationship moves quickly and they have sex in her car after their second date. During the lockdown, Nicole and Ben get trapped in a closet while they wait out the lockdown. They talk about their relationship and agree they need to slow things down. Later, she doubts her relationship with him and attributes her attraction to him as purely physical. This causes them to break up. In season 30, he develops feelings for Rebecca. He later asks her out on a date which she accepts. Later, he worries when she doesn't call him her boyfriend. She says he never asked her and the two make it offical. Later, after Nick gets into a car accident as the result of a drunk driver, Ben feels guilty because Ben had asked Nick to come over. Later, Rebecca breaks up with Ben after she plans on moving far away after graduation.
- He has appeared in 33 episodes.