Benjamin Franklin Middle School



Benjamin Franklin Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Benjamin Franklin Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 338
7 329
8 330
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Benjamin Franklin Middle School is a public elementary school located in Dallas, TX in the Dallas Independent School District. It enrolls 997 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 997
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 66.27

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Benjamin Franklin Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 530
(53%)
61,201
(51%)
 Female 467
(47%)
57,685
(49%)

Benjamin Franklin Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 806
(81%)
83,628
(70%)
 Black 131
(13%)
26,840
(23%)
 White 41
(4%)
5,780
(5%)
 Asian 13
(1%)
1,483
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
392
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
691
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
72
(0%)

Benjamin Franklin Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 823
(83%)
103,456
(87%)
 Not Eligible 144
(14%)
12,754
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(3%)
2,676
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Benjamin Franklin Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.6%) is higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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 Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1077
2006 742
2007 836
2008 1103
2009 1078
2010 1080
2011 944
2012 942
2013 989
2014 1040
2015 997

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 10.2
2007 11.2
2008 14.4
2009 14.1
2010 14.2
2011 14.8
2012 15.4
2013 17.7
2014 16
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.76787372330548
2006 0.72102425876011
2007 0.73564593301435
2008 0.71985494106981
2009 0.72820037105751
2010 0.72592592592593
2011 0.79025423728814
2012 0.84501061571125
2013 0.86450960566229
2014 0.86634615384615
2015 0.8555667001003

Compare Benjamin Franklin Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 85.6%
 

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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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