Benjamin Franklin High School

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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More
Academics
10/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

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Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


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Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
US History
100%
State avg: 67%
Geometry
99%
State avg: 58%
English III
99%
State avg: 63%
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College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

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This school is far above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
95%
State avg: 77%
Average ACT score
29
State avg: 20
AP course participation
72%
State avg: 10%
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Equity
Environment
General Information
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
41%
Black
33%
Asian
16%
Hispanic
7%
Two or more races
3%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
18 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
218 :1
State avg: 447 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
90%
State avg: 87%
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Neighborhood
2001 Leon C Simon Drive
New Orleans, LA 70122
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Last modified: June 2, 2017
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