Benjamin Franklin Elementary School

2600 Wabash Ave,

Vincennes, IN, 47591-6413

Tel: (812)882-8176
Grades: KG-5

380 students

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School serves 380 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School operates within the Vincennes Community Sch Corp School District.

Overview

The student population of 380 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 380 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has increased by 11% over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
17:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
2%
9%
Black
2%
13%
White
90%
71%
Unknown
5%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.19
0.45
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 46%
41%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
5%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,673 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Vincennes Community Sch Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
n/a
Number of Students Managed 2,673
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lincoln High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is George Rogers Clark School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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