Benjamin Franklin Elementary School



Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 39
K 89
1 103
2 82
3 81
4 77
5 70
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 Binghamton, NY in the Binghamton City School District. It enrolls 541 students in grades 1st through 12th. Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is the 952nd largest public school in New York and the 18,266th largest nationally. It has 13.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 541
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.97
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,266th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 952nd out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,112th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 882nd out of 2,753

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Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 275
(51%)
2,082
(52%)
 Female 266
(49%)
1,921
(48%)

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 197
(36%)
1,838
(46%)
 Black 169
(31%)
1,046
(26%)
 Hispanic 114
(21%)
533
(13%)
 Two or More 51
(9%)
450
(11%)
 Asian 9
(2%)
124
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
12
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 385
(71%)
2,660
(66%)
 Not Eligible 139
(26%)
1,257
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(3%)
86
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is ranked 579th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Benjamin Franklin Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.3%) is higher than the state average of 53.2%. 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 544
2006 478
2007 494
2008 462
2009 493
2010 490
2011 516
2012 534
2013 537
2014 526
2015 541

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 10.6
2007 10.7
2008 10.6
2009 11.3
2010 10.2
2011 11.8
2012 13.4
2013 13.4
2014 12.1
2015 13.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.77022058823529
2006 0.63807531380753
2007 0.73279352226721
2008 0.76839826839827
2009 0.74645030425963
2010 0.78571428571429
2011 0.79263565891473
2012 0.70411985018727
2013 0.69087523277467
2014 0.74524714828897
2015 0.74306839186691

Compare Benjamin Franklin Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,320.0% 13.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 74.3%
 

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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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