Benjamin Franklin Elementary Math And Science

6101 Chatham Dr.
New Orleans, LA 70122
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary Math And Science serves 766 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Benjamin Franklin Elementary Math And Science placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Benjamin Franklin Elementary Math And Science's student population of 766 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students766 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Benjamin Franklin Elementary Math And Science is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Benjamin Franklin Elementary Math And Science is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#552 out of 1277 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
93%
43%
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White
4%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.130.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrleans Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Benjamin Franklin Elementary Math And Science is New Orleans Charter Science And Mathematics High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Sophie B. Wright Institute Of Academic Excellence (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Orleans New Orleans Charter Science And Mathematics High School Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 473 students
    0.7 miles
    5625 Loyola Avenue
    New Orleans, LA 70115
    (504) 324-7061
    0.7 9-12 473
  • New Orleans Sophie B. Wright Institute Of Academic Excellence Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 508 students
    0.8 miles
    1426 Napoleon Avenue
    New Orleans, LA 70115
    (504) 304-3915
    0.8 6-12 508
  • New Orleans Lusher Charter School Charter School
    Math: 98% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,761 student
    0.9 miles
    5624 Freret Street
    New Orleans, LA 70115
    (504) 304-3960
    0.9 K-12 1,761
  • New Orleans Samuel J. Green Charter School Charter School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 511 students
    0.9 miles
    2319 Valence Street
    New Orleans, LA 70115
    (504) 373-6267
    0.9 PK-8 511
  • New Orleans Audubon Charter School Charter School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 858 students
    1.2 miles
    428 Broadway Avenue
    New Orleans, LA 70118
    (504) 324-7100
    1.2 PK-8 858

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