Franklin High School

Franklin High School serves 1,531 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Franklin High School operates within the Baltimore County School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 1531 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,531 students
Franklin High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 84 teachers
Franklin High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
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 0.64 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 14:1
Franklin High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
7%
6%
Franklin High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
7%
12%
Franklin High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
36%
36%
Franklin High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
48%
42%
Franklin High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Franklin High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.64 0.39
Franklin High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
23%
36%
Franklin High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
5%
6%
Franklin High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 183,321 students has grown by 75% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,368 is less than the state average of $14,580. The district revenue/student has grown by 36% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,229 is less than the state average of $14,228. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Baltimore County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
174
29
Number of Students Managed 183,321 15,634
Baltimore County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 81% 85%
Baltimore County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,483 MM $244 MM
Baltimore County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,365 MM $238 MM
Baltimore County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,368 $14,580
Baltimore County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,229 $14,228
Baltimore County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby 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
    223 Walgrove Rd
    ReisterstownMD 21136
    (410)887-1133
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 518 students                      
  • ReisterstownCedarmere Elementary School
    17 Nicodemus Rd
    ReisterstownMD 21136
    (410)887-1100
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 473 students                      
  • ReisterstownChatsworth School
    Magnet School
    222 New Ave
    ReisterstownMD 21136
    (410)887-1103
    Magnet School

    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 375 students                      
  • Owings MillsTimber Grove Elementary School
    701 Academy Ave
    Owings MillsMD 21117
    (410)887-1714
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 594 students                      
  • ReisterstownFranklin Middle School
    10 Cockeysmill Rd
    ReisterstownMD 21136
    (410)887-1114
    1.3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1336 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended December 21, 2011 - 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

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