Franklin Elementary School

Franklin Elementary School serves 634 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Franklin Elementary School operates within the Rahway Public School District.

School Overview

The student population of 634 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 40% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 634 students
Franklin Elementary School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Franklin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Franklin Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Franklin Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Franklin Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
9%
Franklin Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
49%
24%
Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
30%
16%
Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
17%
49%
Franklin Elementary School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
2%
1%
Franklin Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.65 0.42
Franklin Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
50%
32%
Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
11%
5%
Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Rahway Public School District's student population of 3,760 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $19,324 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,176 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 21% over four years.
School District Name Rahway Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 3,760 918
Rahway Public   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $76 MM $20 MM
Rahway Public   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $67 MM $20 MM
Rahway Public   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $19,324 $19,116
Rahway Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,176 $19,190
Rahway Public   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Rahway High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rahway 7th & 8th Grade Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Madison Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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    0.7 miles
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    (732)396-1025
    0.77-8536
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    0.8 miles
    944 Madison Ave
    RahwayNJ 07065
    (732)396-1070
    0.8PK-6357
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    0.8 miles
    1012 Madison Ave
    RahwayNJ 07065
    (732)396-1090
    0.89-121082
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    0.8 miles
    150 Valley Rd
    ClarkNJ 07066
    (732)388-7900
    0.8KG-5442
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    Grades: PK-6 | 616 students
    1 miles
    811 St George Ave
    RahwayNJ 07065
    (732)396-1060
    1PK-6616

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