Benjamin Franklin Elementary School

  • Benjamin Franklin Elementary School serves 838 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Benjamin Franklin Elementary School operates within the Riverside Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 838 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 838 students
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2015)
Students by Grade Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 24:1
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School American Indian Students (1996-2012)
Asian
11%
11%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
33%
54%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
8%
6%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
45%
24%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School White Students (1993-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.68 0.41
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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.
19%
50%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
7%
9%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

  • Riverside Unified School District's student population of 42,234 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,988 in this district is less than the state average of $12,314. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,519 is less than the state average of $12,270. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Riverside Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
49
4
Number of Students Managed 42,234 1,597
Riverside Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $383 MM $20 MM
Riverside Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $405 MM $20 MM
Riverside Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,988 $12,314
Riverside Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,519 $12,270
Riverside Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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