Franklin Elementary School

Franklin Elementary School serves 726 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Franklin Elementary School operates within the Mankato Public School District.

Overview

The student population of 726 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 726 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
7%
8%
Black
13%
10%
White
74%
71%
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.43 0.31
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.
42%
32%
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,778 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,885 is less than the state average of $11,416. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,526 is less than the state average of $11,593. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Mankato Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
2
Number of Students Managed 7,778 508
District Total Revenue $80 MM $6 MM
District Spending $84 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,885 $11,416
District Spending / Student $11,526 $11,593
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Riverbend Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Riverbend Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riverbend Academy (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MankatoRiverbend Academy
    Charter School
    110 North 6th St
    MankatoMN 56001
    (507)387-5524
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 67 students                      
  • MankatoGarfield Elementary School
    320 Garfield Ave
    MankatoMN 56003
    (507)387-4400
    0.9 mi | Gr. 6 | 253 students                      
  • MankatoWashington Elementary School
    1100 Anderson Dr
    MankatoMN 56001
    (507)345-3059
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 353 students                      
  • MankatoMonroe Elementary School
    441 Monroe Ave
    MankatoMN 56003
    (507)387-7889
    1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 447 students                      
  • MankatoFutures Program
    Special Education School
    709 South Broad St
    MankatoMN 56001
    (507)387-1455
    Special Education School

    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 14 students                      

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