5206 Franklin St
Vancouver, WA 98663
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School serves 346 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 49% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 346 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in WA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School's student population of 346 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
346 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 0.63, 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
#626 out of 2052 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
15%
8%
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Hispanic
10%
25%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
56%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
18%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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: 346 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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