Ben Franklin School

351 Morgantown St, Uniontown, PA 15401 | (724) 439-5020
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 501
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Robert Mangas
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: 501
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 37.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 250 (49.9%)
  • Females: 251 (50.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 30 (6.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 251 (50.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 281 (56.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ben Franklin School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black11322.6%
Asian30.6%
Hispanic10.2%
White38476.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ben Franklin School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten295.8%
1st Grade499.8%
2nd Grade377.4%
3rd Grade397.8%
4th Grade408.0%
5th Grade5110.2%
6th Grade438.6%
7th Grade10821.6%
8th Grade10521.0%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
59.0%
District:
54.9%
Faculty Information (2010)
ASSISTANT/VICE PRINCIPAL: REBECCA MADDAS
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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  • Reviewed by Student on October 13, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • nice school. great teachers, except for a few. you know who you are. watch out for 7 grade. sucks

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Ben Franklin School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on PSSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Made AYP

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201090.9%83.7%84.5%
200991.7%83.6%81.7%
200872.3%73.4%80.5%
 
Reading Test
201097.0%74.8%75.2%
200994.4%77.0%77.0%
200878.7%68.7%76.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201091.9%83.3%84.9%
200974.5%78.0%81.8%
200878.7%73.2%79.6%
 
Reading Test
201073.7%65.7%72.9%
200966.0%63.0%72.6%
200863.8%62.9%70.1%
 
Science Test
201092.3%82.4%81.4%
200972.4%84.4%83.4%
200884.4%74.7%81.5%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201061.3%60.0%74.4%
200962.0%65.4%73.5%
200852.5%69.6%73.2%
 
Reading Test
201057.8%55.2%64.1%
200960.0%57.2%64.5%
200875.0%62.7%61.6%
 
Writing Test
201077.6%54.9%61.8%
2009---
200875.0%50.9%57.3%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201082.5%73.8%78.0%
200968.1%72.0%75.7%
200875.0%71.8%72.3%
 
Reading Test
201073.2%58.4%68.8%
200961.7%63.1%67.6%
200860.5%63.3%66.9%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201073.8%68.9%77.9%
200954.8%61.9%75.3%
200867.3%61.0%70.6%
 
Reading Test
201073.8%64.8%73.5%
200957.7%57.5%71.4%
200865.3%60.3%70.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201055.6%69.9%75.2%
200975.5%73.5%71.3%
200865.4%59.7%70.3%
 
Reading Test
201078.0%77.5%81.9%
200975.4%73.0%80.5%
200868.8%68.2%78.3%
 
Science Test
201052.0%53.5%57.2%
200943.9%44.5%54.8%
200843.7%41.5%52.7%
 
Writing Test
201075.0%74.5%75.2%
2009---
200879.1%68.4%69.1%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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