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Benjamin Franklin Elementary School

PHONE: (215) 400-3760 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Neighborhood GRADES: K-8 ENROLLMENT: 629

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Ms. Roslynn Greene

  • Phone Number

    (215) 400-3760

  • Website

  • Neighborhood


  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (18)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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The mission of Benjamin Franklin Elementary School is to recognize the right of every child to reach his or her potential. We believe that each child has the ability to learn and succeed. We will create and maintain a school climate where teaching and learning are priorities. It is our goal that the graduate of Franklin Elementary School will be prepared with the academic, technological and social skills necessary to achieve success in high school and will be prepared to meet the demands of the 21st century.

Points Of Pride

Volunteers support students in grades 3 and 5 with reading and math. Einstein Share Food Program teaches lessons on nutrition and provides nutritious meals through the Backpack Program. Our AARP volunteers support our grade 2 students, while our reading buddies support our grade 1 students. This year our coding class is held during the day in grade 2 and after school for grades 3 to 6.

Admissions Policy

Students must live within designated catchment boundaries.

Accreditations and Honors

Designated the No Place for Hate award from the Anti- Defamation League for the last five years

Hours of Operation

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