5312 11th Avenue C
Moline, IL 61265
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School serves 278 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois 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 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 278 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School's student population of 278 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1662 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
26%
27%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
56%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 278 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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