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Benjamin Franklin Elementary School

Welcome to Ben Franklin, Home of the Falcons!

Welcome to Benjamin Franklin Elementary School

“Soaring Above All Others.”

School starts at 8:15 am
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School is dismissed at 2:35 pm

Black History Month Presentation

Here at Benjamin Franklin Elementary, the site of the former all-Black Abraham Lincoln School, fourth and fifth graders recorded a performance of “Lift Every Voice and Sing.” Mrs. Ruth Clark, along with Miss Katy Burger prepared the program with the students.

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The safe transportation of students is a responsibility shared by the VCSC administration, transportation staff, drivers, parents and students. We are committed to providing safe vehicles and qualified drivers along with school bus safety education to students and parents.

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The Vigo County School Corporation uses an electronic flyer communication tool called Peachjar. Each school can email electronic flyers to its families. Organizations can send approved electronic flyers to all families at each school. Contact Katie Shane, Director of Communications, with questions.

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Skyward is our data management system. The Vigo County School Corporation uses Skyward Family Access for parents/guardians to access their child's information, grades, and schedule. If you have questions about access or the information within your account, start with your child's school secretary.

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Canvas is a course management system that supports online learning and teaching. It allows teachers to post information, lessons, and assignments online. It is being used by schools all over the world.

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First day of School is August 11th!


Open House:  August 11th.  4:30-5:50