Franklin Benjamin High School

550 North Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19130 | (215) 299-4662
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 676
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 676 high school students from grades 9-12
  • Ranks 601st out of 639 high schools in PA.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Corrective Action 2 (sixth year)
  • National Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2010

Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 550 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19130
  • Principal or Admin: Christopher Johnson
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 676
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 57.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 336 (49.7%)
  • Females: 339 (50.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 658 (97.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 658 (97.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Franklin Benjamin High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black59888.5%
Asian203.0%
Hispanic497.2%
White71.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Franklin Benjamin High School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten182.7%
9th Grade19128.3%
10th Grade15422.8%
11th Grade17626.0%
12th Grade13720.3%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
98.1%
District:
80.0%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
56.7%
District:
57.4%
Dropout Rate
School:
6.1%
District:
4.1%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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