Franklin High School

Franklin High School serves 1,542 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Franklin High School operates within the Baltimore County School District.
The school district's 84% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1542 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,542 students
Franklin High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Franklin High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Franklin High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Franklin High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Franklin High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
7%
6%
Franklin High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
9%
14%
Franklin High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
36%
35%
Franklin High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
46%
41%
Franklin High School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Franklin High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Franklin High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD 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.
0.65 0.39
Franklin High 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.
25%
38%
Franklin High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
6%
6%
Franklin High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 108,191 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,973 is higher than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has grown by 32% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,851 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Baltimore County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
174
26
Number of Students Managed 108,191 15,824
Baltimore County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 87%
Baltimore County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $1,547 MM $243 MM
Baltimore County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,535 MM $239 MM
Baltimore County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $14,973 $14,280
Baltimore County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,851 $14,036
Baltimore County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Owings Mills High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Franklin Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Reisterstown Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ReisterstownReisterstown Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 540 students223 Walgrove Rd
    ReisterstownMD 21136
    (410)887-1133
    0.6PK-5540
  • ReisterstownCedarmere Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 476 students17 Nicodemus Rd
    ReisterstownMD 21136
    (410)887-1100
    0.7PK-5476
  • ReisterstownChatsworth School
    Magnet School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 384 students222 New Ave
    ReisterstownMD 21136
    (410)887-1103
    1.2PK-5384
  • ReisterstownFranklin Middle School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1288 students10 Cockeysmill Rd
    ReisterstownMD 21136
    (410)887-1114
    1.36-81288
  • Owings MillsTimber Grove Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 614 students701 Academy Ave
    Owings MillsMD 21117
    (410)887-1714
    1.3PK-5614

School Reviews

I THINK FRANKLIN HIGH IS A GREAT SCHOOL WITH WONDEFUL ACADEMICS BUT THEY DEFINETLY NEED TO LOOSEN UP ON THEIR CELLPHONE POLICY ....
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 12/21/11

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