Benjamin Franklin Elementary School

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School serves 882 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School operates within the Riverside Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 882 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 882 students
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Total Teachers (1993-2014)
Students by Grade Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 26:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1 25:1
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2014)
Asian
10%
11%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
32%
53%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
9%
6%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
45%
25%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School White Students (1993-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
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 0.42
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%
49%
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.
9%
9%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Riverside Unified School District's student population of 42,587 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,081 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,263 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Riverside Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
4
Number of Students Managed 42,587 1,757
Riverside Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $388 MM $17 MM
Riverside Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $396 MM $18 MM
Riverside Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,081 $10,238
Riverside Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,263 $10,739
Riverside Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Martin Luther King Junior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Amelia Earhart Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tomas Rivera Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RiversideAmelia Earhart Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 994 students
    0.5 miles
    20202 Aptos St
    RiversideCA 92508
    (951)697-5700
    0.57-8994
  • RiversideTomas Rivera Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 698 students
    0.7 miles
    20440 Red Poppy Ln
    RiversideCA 92508
    (951)697-5757
    0.7KG-6698
  • RiversideJohn F. Kennedy Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 1109 students
    0.8 miles
    19125 Schhouse Ln
    RiversideCA 92508
    (951)789-7570
    0.8KG-61109
  • RiversideMark Twain Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 1080 students
    1.1 miles
    19411 Krameria Ave
    RiversideCA 92508
    (951)789-8170
    1.1KG-61080
  • RiversideMartin Luther King Junior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 3325 students
    1.1 miles
    9301 Wood Rd
    RiversideCA 92508
    (951)789-5690
    1.19-123325

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