Benjamin Franklin Elementary



Benjamin Franklin Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Benjamin Franklin Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 111
1 98
2 99
3 117
4 74
5 93
6 64
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Benjamin Franklin Elementary is a public elementary school located in Glendale, CA in the Glendale Unified School District. It enrolls 656 students in grades 1st through 12th. Benjamin Franklin Elementary is the 1,651st largest public school in California and the 10,158th largest nationally. It has 25.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 656
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,158th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,651st out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,006th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,703rd out of 6,257

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Benjamin Franklin Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 337
(51%)
8,078
(48%)
 Male 319
(49%)
8,619
(52%)

Benjamin Franklin Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 369
(56%)
9,286
(56%)
 Hispanic 194
(30%)
3,952
(24%)
 Two or More 41
(6%)
499
(3%)
 Asian 32
(5%)
2,709
(16%)
 Black 19
(3%)
213
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
14
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
24
(0%)

Benjamin Franklin Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 528
(80%)
8,451
(51%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 87
(13%)
6,659
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 41
(6%)
1,587
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Benjamin Franklin Elementary is ranked 4,637th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Benjamin Franklin Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.5%) is significantly lower than the state average of 60.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 362
2006 354
2007 320
2008 354
2009 407
2010 444
2011 489
2012 546
2013 592
2014 636
2015 656

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.1
2006 19.7
2007 17.8
2008 18.6
2009 18.5
2010 N/A
2011 22.2
2012 22.8
2013 24.7
2014 24.5
2015 25.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.75690607734807
2006 0.74293785310734
2007 0.784375
2008 0.72316384180791
2009 0.63390663390663
2010 0.48423423423423
2011 0.43558282208589
2012 0.38095238095238
2013 0.29560810810811
2014 0.25
2015 0.19512195121951

Compare Benjamin Franklin Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,520.0% 25.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

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Public KG - 06 656 25.2:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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