Benjamin Franklin High School

Ben Franklin
Mission Statement:
A comprehensive high school where graduating students embark on one of these pathways: attend a 4-year college or university, attend an accredited 2-year technical program or trade school, pass the ASVAB exam and join the military, or enter the workforce.
Septa Routes:
4, 16, 23, 61, Broad Street subway
Contact Information
550 N. Broad St., 19130
Christine Borelli, Principal
Enrollment and Demographics
Type of School:Neighborhood
Enrollment: 475
Grades Served: 9-12
Admission Reqs: Serves students from catchment area; others may apply with admission based on space availability
ELLS: 6%
Special Education: 32%
Receiving free or reduced priced lunch: 100%
Waiting List? No
Racial Demographics:African American – 84% Latino – 8% Asian – 4% White – 3% Other – 1%

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