Benjamin Franklin Elementary School



Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 17
K 92
1 89
2 72
3 102
4 107
5 84
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 Glen Ellyn, IL in the Glen Ellyn School District 41. It enrolls 563 students in grades 1st through 12th. Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is the 492nd largest public school in Illinois and the 16,378th largest nationally. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 563
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.22
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,378th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 492nd out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,575th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 602nd out of 2,415

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Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 296
(53%)
1,801
(51%)
 Female 267
(47%)
1,701
(49%)

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 446
(79%)
2,313
(66%)
 Hispanic 53
(9%)
506
(14%)
 Asian 33
(6%)
427
(12%)
 Two or More 19
(3%)
127
(4%)
 Black 12
(2%)
117
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
10
(0%)

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 498
(88%)
2,736
(78%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 57
(10%)
711
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(1%)
55
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is ranked 2,011th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Benjamin Franklin Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (11.5%) is significantly lower than the state average of 52.9%. 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 School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 597
2006 603
2007 626
2008 576
2009 582
2010 583
2011 586
2012 566
2013 593
2014 575
2015 563

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 17.7
2007 19.6
2008 17
2009 16.6
2010 16.9
2011 17.2
2012 17
2013 18.1
2014 17.2
2015 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 0.090443686006826
2012 0.10424028268551
2013 0.10623946037099
2014 0.14608695652174
2015 0.11545293072824

Compare Benjamin Franklin Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 11.5%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Benjamin Franklin Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 563 16.9:1  
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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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