Benjamin Franklin Elementary Mathematics and Science School

1116 Jefferson Ave
New Orleans, LA 70115

Geographic Area: Gentilly / Lakeview
Geographic Zone: 5
Phone: 504-304-3932
Center Hours: 8:00 AM-3:30 PM

Ages Served: PK4

Program Details

Center philosophy, performance, cost, and other provided services. To learn more about how early childhood performance is measured, click here.

Director: Charlotte Matthew
Philosophy: Educating children to excel academically and individually.
Program Type: LA4
Cost (tier): Free
Cost for 1 YR to PK4: Free
Cost for Infants: Free
Additional Fees: Field Trip, Before/aftercare
Schedule Type: School Year Only
Center Performance: 4.44 (Approaching Proficient)
School Finder Page: Center Report Card
Licensed Capacity: 20


How to apply, who is eligible to attend, and what factors determine which children are assigned. For more info on how OneApp works, click here.

Application Process:
Transition To Kindergarden: Guarantee: Students attending the PK4 program receive a guarantee to attend for K
Selective Admissions: Contact school for more information

Not accepting new applicants

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School will not be accepting new pre-kindergarten applicants for the 2019-2020 school year.

Eligibility: We are updating eligibility and priority information for 2020-21 application cycle. Please check back soon.
Priority: Check back soon.

School Features

Transportation: Yes
Uniforms: Not Mandatory

Features & Programs:
Parent meetings

Language Support:
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Special Education Services:
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