Benjamin Franklin Elementary School

1315 Horseshoe Dr,

Pueblo, CO, 81001-

Tel: (719)549-7540
Grades: PK-5

464 students

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School serves 464 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
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 464 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 464 students
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Benjamin Franklin Elementary School 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 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School American Indian (1990-2012)
Asian
1%
3%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
73%
32%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
5%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
20%
56%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.43 0.58
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
64%
34%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,852 students has stayed relatively flat 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 18,852 554
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $163 MM $7 MM
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $161 MM $7 MM
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,823 $11,613
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,671 $12,022
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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
  • Pueblo Belmont Elementary School
    31 Macnaughton Rd
    Pueblo , CO , 81001
    (719)549-7500
    0.6  mi  |  494  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Pueblo East High School
    9 Mac Neil Rd
    Pueblo , CO , 81001
    (719)549-7222
    0.7  mi  |  956  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Pueblo Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Haaff Elementary School
    15 Chinook Ln
    Pueblo , CO , 81001
    (719)549-7550
    0.8  mi  |  329  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Pueblo W H Heaton Middle School
    6 Adair Rd
    Pueblo , CO , 81001
    (719)549-7420
    0.8  mi  |  706  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Pueblo James H Risley Middle School
    925 Monument Ave
    Pueblo , CO , 81001
    (719)549-7440
    1  mi  |  374  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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