Franklin Lower Elementary School

Franklin Lower Elementary School serves 401 students in grades PK-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Franklin Lower Elementary School operates within the Franklin County School District.

Overview

The student population of 401 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 401 students
Franklin Lower Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Franklin Lower Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Franklin Lower Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Franklin Lower Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
3%
Black
39%
50%
Franklin Lower Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
58%
45%
Franklin Lower Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Franklin Lower Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Franklin Lower Elementary 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 0.31
Franklin Lower Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
65%
64%
Franklin Lower Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
10%
8%
Franklin Lower Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,506 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Franklin County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
5
Number of Students Managed 1,506 2,063
Franklin County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $21 MM
Franklin County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $15 MM $20 MM
Franklin County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,134 $9,999
Franklin County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,976 $9,596
Franklin County   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Franklin Career & Technical Center (2.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Franklin County Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Franklin Upper Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Meadville Franklin Upper Elementary School
    409 Hwy 98 East
    Meadville , MS , 39653
    (601)384-2940
    0.1  mi  |  324  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Meadville Franklin Career & Technical Center
    Vocational School
    129 Votech Ln
    Meadville , MS , 39653
    (601)384-5889
    Vocational School
    2.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Meadville Franklin High School
    340 Edison St South
    Meadville , MS , 39653
    (601)384-2965
    2.2  mi  |  422  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Meadville Franklin County Middle School
    236 Edison St South
    Meadville , MS , 39653
    (601)384-2441
    2.2  mi  |  359  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Brookhaven Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award West Lincoln School
    948 Jackson Liberty Dr Sw
    Brookhaven , MS , 39601
    (601)833-4600
    17.3  mi  |  707  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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