Benjamin Franklin Elementary School



Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 92
1 75
2 69
3 64
4 53
5 45
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 Vincennes, IN in the Vincennes Community School Corporation. It enrolls 398 students in grades 1st through 12th. Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is the 663rd largest public school in Indiana and the 31,809th largest nationally. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 398
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,809th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 663rd out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 370th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 553rd out of 1,125

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Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 200
(50%)
998
(53%)
 Female 198
(50%)
891
(47%)

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 352
(88%)
1,672
(89%)
 Two or More 22
(6%)
99
(5%)
 Black 10
(3%)
36
(2%)
 Hispanic 8
(2%)
61
(3%)
 Asian 6
(2%)
16
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 191
(48%)
1,109
(59%)
 Not Eligible 176
(44%)
641
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(8%)
139
(7%)
* 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 546th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Benjamin Franklin Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.8%) is slightly 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 397
2006 348
2007 351
2008 328
2009 316
2010 382
2011 380
2012 398

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 N/A
2007 14.3
2008 13.6
2009 13
2010 16
2011 14.5
2012 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39546599496222
2006 0.42241379310345
2007 0.43019943019943
2008 0.46646341463415
2009 0.44936708860759
2010 0.49214659685864
2011 0.52105263157895
2012 0.55778894472362

Compare Benjamin Franklin Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 55.8%
 

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Public KG - 05 398 16.4:1  
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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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