6101 Chatham Dr.
New Orleans, LA 70122
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
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 declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
766 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Benjamin Franklin Elementary Math And Science is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#592 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 766 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Btm 50%)

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