Benjamin Franklin Academy

825 N 300 W Suite 200,
Salt Lake City, UT, 84103-0841
Tel: (801)466-4326
Grades: PK - 12 | 36 students
Benjamin Franklin Academy is an assistance program to homeschoolers.
We teach your student core curriculum: History, Math, Science and English(reading, writing, literature, etc.) We assist parents in fulfilling their parental responsibility in the education of their children.While accepting children of all faiths, we offer an LDS-based curriculum at an affordable cost and a positive classroom experience.
Benjamin Franklin Homeschool Academy strives to instill in children a value-based education to better serve their God, family and country.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Latter Day Saints
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported mild learning differences
Year Founded 1995

Student Body

Total Students 36 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Benjamin Franklin Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 5 students
Average ACT score 24
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(modest)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $200
Tuition Notes Sibling Discounts $175/month for first sibling $165/month for second sibling $155/month for third sibling and so on
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Marie Cox

School Notes:

  • "ll"BFA is unique, in helping parents that want to homeschool their children. We have combined the two best ways to educate a child,homeschooling and Private school. By putting you, the parents in charge of their childs education your child will excel! "ll"We provide curriculum for the entire week as well as for Mondays- Fridays "ll"We have a small classroom ratio. "ll"We work close with parents and students. "ll"We have added a pre-school age 3 if potty trained and a computer Lab for Pre-2nd "ll"We allow prayer in class "ll" We start each school day with a short devotional and flag ceremony "ll"Each child works on his/her own level "ll"We encourage hands on learning "ll"We teach to different learning styles "ll"We encourage parent participation "ll"We use wholesome curriculum "ll"Students in grades 9-12 take the practice ACT twice a year "ll"We use mentoring in all our classrooms "ll" We are firm believers in the 'Founding Fathers' and the 'Constitution'

  • Profile last updated: 01/08/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Judge Memorial Catholic High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Madeleine Choir School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Kids Kampus Child Care (2.4 miles away)
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  • Salt Lake City Madeleine Choir School
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    Salt Lake City , UT , 84103
    (801)323-9850
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    1.4  mi  |  226  students  |  Gr.  K-9
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    Salt Lake City , UT , 84103
    (801)328-3043
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  • Salt Lake City
    Kids Kampus Child Care
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    232 W 800 S
    Salt Lake City , UT , 84101
    (801)322-5683
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    1035 West Indiana Ave
    Salt Lake City , UT , 84104
    (801)595-0055
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  • Salt Lake City
    Judge Memorial Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    650 South 1100 East
    Salt Lake City , UT , 84102
    (801)363-8895
    (Roman Catholic)
    3.1  mi  |  726  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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