Benjamin Franklin School

426 West Main St, Meriden, CT 06450 | (203) 235-7997
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 458
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 426 West Main Street, Meriden, CT 06450
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Meriden School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $13,532
  • Graduation Rate: 77.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.0
  • Enrolled Students: 8,361

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 458
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 31.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 263 (57.4%)
  • Females: 195 (42.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 59 (12.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 204 (44.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 263 (57.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Benjamin Franklin School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.7%
Black5612.2%
Asian204.4%
Hispanic17838.9%
White20143.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Benjamin Franklin School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten9119.9%
Kindergarten6113.3%
1st Grade6013.1%
2nd Grade7616.6%
3rd Grade5411.8%
4th Grade6313.8%
5th Grade5311.6%
Source: CT Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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