Franklin Parish High School

Tel: (318)435-5676
Grades: 9-12

656 students

Franklin Parish High School serves 656 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Franklin Parish High School operates within the Franklin Parish School District.
The school district's 55% graduation rate is lower than the LA state average of 68%.

Overview

The student population of 656 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 656 students
Franklin Parish High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Franklin Parish High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Franklin Parish High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Franklin Parish High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Franklin Parish High School Asian (1999-2010)
Hispanic
1%
4%
Franklin Parish High School Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
50%
48%
White
48%
45%
All Ethnic Groups Franklin Parish High School Sch Ethnicity Franklin Parish High 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.
0.52 0.57
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.
70%
61%
Franklin Parish High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Franklin Parish High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,257 students has grown by 28% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 55% over five years.
School District Name Franklin Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
6
Number of Students Managed 4,257 1,938
Franklin Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 55% 68%
Franklin Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $33 MM
District Spending $39 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,233 $14,187
District Spending / Student $11,659 $14,076
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Horace G. White Senior Learning Center (2.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Horace G. White Senior Learning Center (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Winnsboro Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Winnsboro Winnsboro Elementary School
    1310 Warren St
    Winnsboro , LA , 71295
    (318)435-5066
    1.1  mi  |  565  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Winnsboro Horace G. White Senior Learning Center
    Alternative School
    5915 Hwy 4
    Winnsboro , LA , 71295
    (318)435-5505
    Alternative School
    2.6  mi  |  62  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Gilbert Gilbert School
    174 First St
    Gilbert , LA , 71336
    (318)435-5961
    8  mi  |  507  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Fort Necessity Fort Necessity School
    10630 Hwy 562
    Fort Necessity , LA , 71243
    (318)723-4793
    9.1  mi  |  295  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Crowville Crowville School
    139 School Rd
    Crowville , LA , 71230
    (318)722-3244
    10.2  mi  |  578  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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