Benjamin Franklin Elementary School

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School serves 461 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School operates within the Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District.

School Overview

The student population of 461 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 461 students
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 18:1
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School American Indian Students (1992-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
77%
33%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
2%
5%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
19%
55%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.37 0.38
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
70%
35%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
7%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District's student population of 18,012 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,447 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,988 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
3
Number of Students Managed 18,012 555
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $173 MM $7 MM
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $165 MM $7 MM
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,447 $12,220
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,988 $11,937
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is East High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is W H Heaton Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belmont Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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    0.8 miles
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