Benjamin Franklin Elementary School



Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 57
K 57
1 64
2 56
3 57
4 43
5 50
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 384 students in grades 1st through 12th. Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is the 681st largest public school in Indiana and the 33,718th largest nationally. It has 20.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 384
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 19
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,718th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 681st out of 1,126
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 797th out of 1,115
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 787th out of 1,115

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Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 200
(52%)
5,590
(52%)
 Female 184
(48%)
5,229
(48%)

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 254
(66%)
8,804
(81%)
 Two or More 48
(13%)
867
(8%)
 Black 44
(11%)
568
(5%)
 Hispanic 35
(9%)
378
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(1%)
7
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
168
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
27
(0%)

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 334
(87%)
5,463
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 26
(7%)
967
(9%)
 Not Eligible 24
(6%)
4,389
(41%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,124 ranked schools in Indiana, Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is ranked 198th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Benjamin Franklin Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.1%. 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
2013 363
2014 360
2015 384

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
2013 17.3
2014 18.9
2015 20.2

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
2013 0.89531680440771
2014 0.93333333333333
2015 0.9375

Compare Benjamin Franklin Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,736.8% 17.4:1
 
2,020.0% 20.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 93.8%
 

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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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