Benjamin Franklin Elementary School



Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 69
1 65
2 52
3 55
4 43
5 39
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Terre Haute, IN in the Vigo County School Corporation. It enrolls 323 students in grades 1st through 12th. Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is the 834th largest public school in Indiana and the 39,149th largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 323
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 21
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 39,149th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 834th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 238th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 708th out of 1,125

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Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 165
(51%)
5,328
(48%)
 Male 158
(49%)
5,699
(52%)

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 218
(67%)
9,087
(82%)
 Two or More 55
(17%)
817
(7%)
 Black 31
(10%)
579
(5%)
 Hispanic 18
(6%)
339
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
189
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
15
(0%)

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 296
(92%)
5,580
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(5%)
930
(8%)
 Not Eligible 11
(3%)
4,517
(41%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is ranked 300th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Benjamin Franklin Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 309
2006 278
2007 292
2008 262
2009 309
2010 364
2011 330
2012 323

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.6
2006 N/A
2007 12.9
2008 11.4
2009 11.4
2010 19.8
2011 13.8
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86084142394822
2006 0.97841726618705
2007 0.97945205479452
2008 1.0343511450382
2009 1.0485436893204
2010 0.90384615384615
2011 0.94242424242424
2012 0.96594427244582

Compare Benjamin Franklin Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 96.6%
 

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Public KG - 05 323 15.4:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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