Franklin Area High School

Franklin Area High School serves 616 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Franklin Area High School operates within the Franklin Area School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 616 students has declined by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 616 students
Franklin Area High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Franklin Area High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Franklin Area High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Franklin Area High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Franklin Area High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
2%
9%
Franklin Area High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
6%
15%
Franklin Area High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
92%
69%
Franklin Area High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Franklin Area High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.15 0.24
Franklin Area High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
32%
38%
Franklin Area High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
5%
Franklin Area High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,979 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,824 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,895 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Franklin Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 1,979 1,514
Franklin Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 79% 89%
Franklin Area   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $21 MM
Franklin Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $35 MM $20 MM
Franklin Area   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,824 $12,967
Franklin Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,895 $12,300
Franklin Area   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Rocky Grove Junior Senior High School (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Franklin Area Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sandycreek Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FranklinFranklin Area Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 316 students246 Pone Ln
    FranklinPA 16323
    (814)432-2224
    07-8316
  • FranklinSandycreek Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 338 students297 Pone Ln
    FranklinPA 16323
    (814)432-3819
    0KG-6338
  • FranklinCentral Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 409 students1276 Otter St
    FranklinPA 16323
    (814)432-8419
    2.2KG-6409
  • FranklinRocky Grove Junior Senior High School
    3 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 433 students403 Rocky Grove Ave
    FranklinPA 16323
    (814)437-3759
    37-12433
  • FranklinValley Grove Elementary School
    4.1 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 486 students389 Sugarcreek Dr
    FranklinPA 16323
    (814)432-3861
    4.1KG-6486

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