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Benjamin Franklin Elementary Mathematics and Science School to hold Open House on November 14

Benjamin Franklin Elementary Mathematics and Science School “Baby Ben” will hold an Open House for prospective students in grades PK-8 on Thursday, November 14 from 5:30 to 7pm at its newly renovated campus at 1116 Jefferson Avenue.  

Benjamin Franklin Elementary is an in-demand, open-enrollment, high performing PK-8 school with a focus on math and science, open to any student in Orleans Parish.  Baby Ben consists of two campuses located at 1116 Jefferson Avenue (expected to open early 2020) for grades PK through 5 and 401 Nashville Avenue for grades 6 through 8 in Uptown New Orleans.  Benjamin Franklin Elementary Mathematics and Science School is a learning community, where we seize every opportunity to enrich the lives of our students; as well as faculty, staff, parents, and community. Franklin students are intelligent, motivated and driven by excellence.

We have a sense of community and family, serving a diverse population from all backgrounds. The quiet sense of purpose in the hallways and the enthusiastic, engaging classrooms are well known trademarks of our school. Our motto, “Beyond Expectations” carries through-out our school environment with a sense of pride and accomplishment in all that we do. Benjamin Franklin Elementary Mathematics & Science School participates in the EnrollNOLA (OneApp) Admissions process for New Students.  

The OneApp application process opens on November 22 for the 2020-21 school year.  Applications are available at   For more information on Benjamin Franklin Elementary, go to or call (504) 304-3932.

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