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School leader:  Dr. Patrick Widhalm
2001 Leon C Simon Drive
New Orleans, LA 70122

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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
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  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Video and film production, Orchestra, Band...
  • World languages
    French, German, Latin, Spanish, Japanese
  • Sports
    Basketball, Baseball, Cross country, Football, Golf...
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40 reviews

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Recent Reviews


Overall:
Submitted by a community member · July 05, 2016
I graduated from Benjamin Franklin in 2006 and the experience was wonderful. The professors were highly qualified and taught student both book and common sense. There was a distinct emphasis on values and doing the right thing. As my professional... more

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Submitted by a community member · April 20, 2016
Outstanding. Top school in Louisiana. Two Presidential scholars in 2015-NO other school in Louisiana whether public or private or parochial achieved this accomplishment. Produced outstanding graduates. Superb preparation and class offerings.... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 02, 2015
My son and I experience at Ben Franklin was a horrible one. By the time Ben Franklin put him out over 1 point my son was discouraged and felt like a failure. They expect you the students to have no need to be taught. They treat you as if , since... more

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Submitted by a parent · July 04, 2015
Very Expensive, Freshman fees of $750 and upwards, Busing is not provided. Staff not very communicative with parents.

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Last modified: July 5, 2016
Last modified Benjamin Franklin High School is a Charter school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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