|White|| 16% |
|Black|| 22% |
|Asian|| 9% |
|Hispanic|| 50% |
|American Indian or Native Alaskan|| 0% |
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander|| 0% |
|Multiracial|| 3% |
|Female|| 45.4% |
|Male|| 54.6% |
|Economically disadvantaged students|| 68% |
|Students with disabilities|| 28% |
|English learners|| 0% |
|Homeless students|| 0% |
|Students in foster care|| 1% |
|Military-connected students|| 0% |
|Migrant students|| 0% |
|Grade||Percent of total students||Students|
|Pre-K|| 10% ||40|
|Kindergarten|| 21% ||80|
|1st Grade|| 22% ||84|
|2nd Grade|| 25% ||96|
|3rd Grade|| 21% ||81|
|Incidents per year|
|Harassment, intimidation, and bullying||1|
|Days absent||Percent of students|
|0 days|| 1% |
|1 to 5 days|| 22% |
|6 to 10 days|| 28% |
|11 to 15 days|| 17% |
|Over 15 days|| 31% |
|English|| 79.8% |
|Spanish|| 13.1% |
|Vietnamese|| 4.2% |
|Other|| 2.9% |
Learn more about Benjamin Franklin Elementary School.
The Mission of the Pennsauken Public School District is to provide a safe, challenging, and enriching learning environment for all students that leads to academic success and the development of personal responsibility and self-directed lifelong learning needed to become contributing members of a diverse, global society.
We have language arts, math curriculum, and science curriculum, and social studies program. We also added fundations in 2nd grade. Also students have special areas of technology, art, music, PE & Health and also library weekly for a well rounded education.
Student council, PTA, Mentoring, PBIS, Student of the Month, Vocal Concerts, Perfect Attendance, Lunch with the teacher, Scholarly Climate, Morning Announcers.
Before and After School program is run by the LAM and is housed here at Ben Franklin. Many parents In the community use this service to begin and end their student day.
Common planning along with monthly professional development. Teachers use this time to analyze data, see what needs to be retaught and how to enrich student learning. We also have PLC which will meet several times through out the school year.
Basic skills, speech, CST teams, Counselor, OT, PT, Dyslexia Screener,LLMM classes, ICS classed, BD classes, Disabled preschool.
Health curriculum that includes nutrition fitness systems of the body and physical development.
At Franklin, our PTA is very involved. We are having two Parent involvement nights and 5 Book & Craft nights.
We have three preschool classes in Franklin.