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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN ELEM SCHOOL

Serves grades M - M

Address: 2400 CARDINAL DR EAST CHICAGO , IN 46312

Phone: (219) 391-4077

District: SCHOOL CITY OF EAST CHICAGO

County: LAKE COUNTY

Type of school: Regular elementary or secondary

Magnet school: No

Charter school: No

719 Students enrolled in school

44 Classroom teachers

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

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65%
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68%
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62%
THIS SCHOOL
STATE
PROFICIENT IN
READING & MATH
PROFICIENT IN
READING
PROFICIENT IN
MATH

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

16.34
15.14
17.51
16.11
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
AVG FOR DISTRICT
AVG FOR STATE
AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 5 353 49.10%
Grade 6 364 50.63%
Grade 7 2 0.28%
TOTAL 719 100%
School enrollment by group
ETHNIC/RACIAL GROUPS THIS SCHOOL THIS DISTRICT THIS STATE
WHITE (NON-HISPANIC) (%) 1.4% 1.6% 70.9%
BLACK (%) 53.1% 49.3% 12.2%
HISPANIC (%) 43.3% 47.9% 10.1%
ASIAN OR PACIFIC ISLANDER (%) 0.0% 0.0% 1.9%
AMERICAN INDIAN OR NATIVE OF ALASKA (%) 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
ECONOMIC GROUPS THIS SCHOOL THIS DISTRICT THIS STATE
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 93.0% 92.5% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 88.3% 88.5% 41.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.7% 4.1% 8.0%
District Educational Environment
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 29,387 6,619,680
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2404 183
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.7% 6.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.4% 20.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.3% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.0% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 10.6% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
NUMBER OF HOUSEHOLDS 9,890 2,500,805
SINGLE PARENT HOUSEHOLDS WITH CHILDREN 26.8% 11.36%
ADULTS WITH AT LEAST A HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA 71.77% 87.61%
ADULTS WITH AT LEAST A BACHELOR'S DEGREE 7.54% 23.62%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 1.1% 5.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 4.8% 11.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.0% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.9% 19.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.1% 21.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 26.5% 17.3%
$15,000 or less 26.6% 12.8%

Educational Expenditures

FOR THIS DISTRICT PER STUDENT TOTAL % OF TOTAL
INSTRUCTIONAL EXPENDITURES $5,970 $31,382,000 40.0
SUPPORT EXPENDITURES
STUDENT $867 $4,556,000 5.8
STAFF $686 $3,604,000 4.6
GENERAL ADMINISTRATION $211 $1,108,000 1.4
SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION $1,016 $5,342,000 6.8
OPERATION $1,852 $9,737,000 12.4
TRANSPORTATION $548 $2,882,000 3.7
OTHER $2,418 $12,714,000 16.2
TOTAL SUPPORT $7,598 $39,943,000 50.9
NON-INSTRUCTIONAL EXPENDITURES $1,358 $7,138,000 9.1
TOTAL EXPENDITURES $14,925 $78,463,000 100.0
FOR THE STATE PER STUDENT TOTAL % OF TOTAL
INSTRUCTIONAL EXPENDITURES $5,440 $5,684,997,000 49.2
SUPPORT EXPENDITURES
STUDENT $455 $475,426,000 4.1
STAFF $363 $379,393,000 3.3
GENERAL ADMINISTRATION $193 $202,079,000 1.8
SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION $565 $590,561,000 5.1
OPERATION $1,034 $1,080,533,000 9.4
TRANSPORTATION $580 $606,409,000 5.3
OTHER $357 $373,536,000 3.2
TOTAL SUPPORT $3,548 $3,707,937,000 32.1
NON-INSTRUCTIONAL EXPENDITURES $2,063 $2,155,755,000 18.7
TOTAL EXPENDITURES $11,050 $11,548,689,000 100.0
FOR THE NATION PER STUDENT TOTAL % OF TOTAL
INSTRUCTIONAL EXPENDITURES $6,701 $333,638,169,000 52.1
SUPPORT EXPENDITURES
STUDENT $591 $29,412,404,174 4.6
STAFF $492 $24,492,916,000 3.8
GENERAL ADMINISTRATION $209 $10,424,317,000 1.6
SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION $594 $29,556,027,000 4.6
OPERATION $1,037 $51,633,785,000 8.1
TRANSPORTATION $496 $24,688,412,826 3.9
OTHER $387 $19,255,863,000 3.0
TOTAL SUPPORT $3,805 $189,463,725,000 29.6
NON-INSTRUCTIONAL EXPENDITURES $2,365 $117,743,383,000 18.4
TOTAL EXPENDITURES $12,871 $640,845,277,000 100.0
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