Franklin Benjamin High School



Franklin Benjamin High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Franklin Benjamin High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 200
10 156
11 110
12 146

Franklin Benjamin High School is a public high school of the Philadelphia City School District located in Philadelphia, PA. It has 612 students in grades 9th through 12th. Franklin Benjamin High School is the 407th largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 9,266th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.8 to 1.

Total Students: 612
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.42

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Franklin Benjamin High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 395
(65%)
18,615
(50%)
 Female 217
(35%)
18,385
(50%)

Franklin Benjamin High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 516
(84%)
20,003
(54%)
 Hispanic 46
(8%)
6,405
(17%)
 Asian 31
(5%)
3,744
(10%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
1,430
(4%)
 White 9
(1%)
5,363
(14%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
45
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
10
(0%)

Franklin Benjamin High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 612
(100%)
37,000
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Franklin Benjamin High School is ranked 105th out of 719 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Franklin Benjamin High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 45.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Franklin Benjamin High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 922
2006 778
2007 708
2008 626
2009 675
2010 678
2011 592
2012 546
2013 843
2014 703
2015 612

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 15.8
2007 15.2
2008 13.9
2009 11.8
2010 12.3
2011 14.6
2012 13.5
2013 16.6
2014 12.7
2015 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90347071583514
2006 0.88174807197943
2007 0.88276836158192
2008 0.90095846645367
2009 0.97481481481481
2010 0.97935103244838
2011 0.99493243243243
2012 0.99450549450549
2013 0.99644128113879
2014 0.99573257467994
2015 1

Compare Franklin Benjamin High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,398.6% 14.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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