12434 Ne 60th
Kirkland, WA 98033
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School serves 435 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 49% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 435 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in WA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School's student population of 435 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
435 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,052 schools in Washington (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 0.65, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#139 out of 2052 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
46%
8%
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Hispanic
7%
25%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
37%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 435 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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