Benjamin Franklin Elementary School

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School serves 456 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School operates within the Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District.

Overview

The student population of 456 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 456 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is equal to the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
76%
32%
Black
3%
5%
White
20%
56%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.39 0.39
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.
75%
34%
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.
12%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,610 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
3
Number of Students Managed 19,610 561
District Total Revenue $163 MM $7 MM
District Spending $161 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,823 $11,613
District Spending / Student $8,671 $12,022
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PuebloBelmont Elementary School
    31 Macnaughton Rd
    PuebloCO 81001
    (719)549-7500
    0.6 mi | 499 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • PuebloEast High School
    9 Mac Neil Rd
    PuebloCO 81001
    (719)549-7222
    0.7 mi | 964 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Pueblo Haaff Elementary School
    15 Chinook Ln
    PuebloCO 81001
    (719)549-7550
    0.8 mi | 366 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • PuebloW H Heaton Middle School
    6 Adair Rd
    PuebloCO 81001
    (719)549-7420
    0.8 mi | 721 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • PuebloJames H Risley Middle School
    925 Monument Ave
    PuebloCO 81001
    (719)549-7440
    1 mi | 355 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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