Benjamin Franklin Elementary School

  • Benjamin Franklin Elementary School serves 450 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 46%.
  • Benjamin Franklin Elementary School operates within the Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 450 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 450 students
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 18:1
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School American Indian Students (1992-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
74%
33%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
3%
5%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
20%
54%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.42 0.39
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families 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.
n/a
10%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families 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.
n/a
2%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District's student population of 18,131 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,618 in this district is less than the state average of $13,207. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,246 is less than the state average of $13,450. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
3
Number of Students Managed 18,131 575
Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $153 MM $8 MM
Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $146 MM $8 MM
Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,618 $13,207
Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,246 $13,450
Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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