Principal's Page

  • Dear Ben Franklin Families,

    Welcome to Ben Franklin Elementary School!  The teachers, staff, and I look forward to welcoming all of our students and families to our school.



    Ben Franklin is the Friendly School that Takes Care.  Our teachers and staff are talented, caring, and committed to supporting our students.  Our PTO advances students’ academic and social-emotional learning through a wide variety of programs, events, and grants.  The many families of Ben Franklin also play an integral role in helping every student succeed.  


    Get connected and stay connected!

    I encourage you to get involved in your child’s learning through reading and playing with your child, volunteering at school, attending school events, and participating in the PTO. You can also follow all the latest information about our school by:

    • Adding to you safe list in email and checking your inbox for The Weekly Update
    • Following us on Facebook and the PTO on Facebook as well
    • Following us on Twitter @bfes_ltps
    • Texting @benfran to 81010 to get important text message reminders
    • Checking out The Franklin Press, our school newsletter, on
    • Checking out our school website for links to newsletters, videos, social media, and more


    On behalf of all the teachers and staff of Ben Franklin, we look forward to seeing you at the school soon!

    Geoffrey Hewitt, Principal

    Ben Frankin Elementary School