Benjamin Franklin Charter School - Gilbert

  • Benjamin Franklin Charter School - Gilbert serves 538 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Benjamin Franklin Charter School - Gilbert placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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Benjamin Franklin Charter School - Gilbert places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Benjamin Franklin Charter School - Gilbert's student population of 538 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students538 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Benjamin Franklin Charter School - Gilbert is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,897 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Benjamin Franklin Charter School - Gilbert is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#223 out of 1897 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
69%
38%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score0.480.65
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBenjamin Franklin Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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