Franklin Middle School

Franklin Middle School serves 957 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Franklin Middle School operates within the Vallejo City Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 957 students has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 957 students
Franklin Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Franklin Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Franklin Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 22:1
Franklin Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Franklin Middle School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
12%
11%
Franklin Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
42%
52%
Franklin Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
32%
7%
Franklin Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
8%
26%
Franklin Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Franklin Middle School Sch Ethnicity Franklin Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.70 0.64
Franklin Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Franklin Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Franklin Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,391 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Vallejo City Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
4
Number of Students Managed 17,391 1,577
District Total Revenue $177 MM $19 MM
Vallejo City Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $174 MM $18 MM
Vallejo City Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,602 $11,099
Vallejo City Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,405 $10,975
Vallejo City Unified School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Everest (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Everest (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Steffan Manor Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Vallejo Steffan Manor Elementary School
    815 Cedar St
    Vallejo , CA , 94591
    (707)556-8640
    0.5  mi  |  705  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Vallejo Everest
    Special Education School
    1155 Capital St
    Vallejo , CA , 94590
    (707)556-8921
    Special Education School
    0.8  mi  |  37  students  |  Gr.  Inquire with school
  • Vallejo Elmer Cave Elementary School
    770 Tregaskis Ave
    Vallejo , CA , 94591
    (707)556-8410
    0.9  mi  |  108  students  |  Gr.  KG-1
  • Vallejo Beverly Hills Elementary School
    1450 Coronel Ave
    Vallejo , CA , 94591
    (707)556-8400
    0.9  mi  |  310  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Vallejo Vallejo Charter
    Charter School
    436 Del Sur St
    Vallejo , CA , 94591
    (707)556-8850
    Charter School
    1.1  mi  |  500  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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