Benjamin Franklin Elementary School

5206 Franklin St
Vancouver, WA 98663
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School serves 399 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School's student population of 399 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students399 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Rankings

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#622 out of 2039 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
10%
8%
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Hispanic
11%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
59%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
19%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.600.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVancouver School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is Vancouver School Of Arts And Academics (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Discovery Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vancouver Lincoln Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 368 students
    0.5 miles
    4200 Daniels St
    Vancouver, WA 98660
    (360) 313-2300
    0.5 K-5 368
  • Vancouver Discovery Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 680 students
    0.9 miles
    800 E 40th St
    Vancouver, WA 98663
    (360) 313-3300
    0.9 6-8 680
  • Vancouver Hazel Dell Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 435 students
    1.0 miles
    511 Ne Anderson Rd
    Vancouver, WA 98665
    (360) 313-2050
    1 K-5 435
  • Vancouver Fruit Valley Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 272 students
    1.2 miles
    3410 Nw Fruit Valley Rd
    Vancouver, WA 98680
    (360) 313-1900
    1.2 K-5 272
  • Vancouver Vancouver School Of Arts And Academics Math: 61% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-12 | 593 students
    1.2 miles
    3101 Main St
    Vancouver, WA 98663
    (360) 313-4600
    1.2 6-12 593

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