Benjamin Franklin Elem School

Serves grades KG - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
350 Bryant Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
Phone
(630) 790-6400
District
GLEN ELLYN SD 41
County
DUPAGE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
518
Classroom Teachers
36

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

10

(10 is best)

Better than 94.7% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Benjamin Franklin Elem School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 67 37
Proficiency in Reading 52 37
Proficiency in Math 82 37

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 34
Proficiency in Reading 62 38
Proficiency in Math 57 31

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 33
Proficiency in Reading 67 35
Proficiency in Math 77 30

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.31
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.29
AVG FOR STATE 14.90
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 77 14.9%
Grade 1 94 18.1%
Grade 2 82 15.8%
Grade 3 97 18.7%
Grade 4 97 18.7%
Grade 5 71 13.7%
Total 518 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 85.3% 68.6% 49.7%
Black 2.2% 3.5% 17.3%
Hispanic 7.6% 13.7% 27.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.8% 13.5% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.6% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 11.2% 23.3% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.8% 21.5% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.4% 1.8% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 30,517 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,971.7 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.1% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.9% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.7% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.4% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 12.9% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 10,917 4,830,038
Single Parent Households With Children 7.1% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.2% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 61.7% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 36.1% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.4% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.9% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.4% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.7% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.4% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 5.2% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,391 $40,449,441 61.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,055 $3,746,305 5.7%
Staff $485 $1,722,235 2.6%
General Administration $456 $1,619,256 2.5%
School Administration $869 $3,085,819 4.7%
Operation $1,171 $4,158,221 6.3%
Transportation $450 $1,597,950 2.4%
Other $1,179 $4,186,629 6.4%
Total Support $5,665 $20,116,415 30.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,429 $5,074,379 7.7%
Total Expenditures $18,486 $65,643,786 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,622 $18,950,007,358 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,089 $2,145,531,133 6.1%
Staff $566 $1,114,152,009 3.2%
General Administration $583 $1,147,898,898 3.3%
School Administration $826 $1,626,982,436 4.7%
Operation $1,236 $2,433,383,753 7.0%
Transportation $681 $1,340,419,899 3.8%
Other $616 $1,214,165,287 3.5%
Total Support $5,597 $11,022,815,251 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,533 $4,988,320,395 14.3%
Total Expenditures $17,751 $34,960,767,627 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%