Franklin Elementary School

700 Prospect St

Westfield, NJ 07090-3907

Grades: 1-5

639 students

Franklin Elementary School serves 639 students in grades 1-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Franklin Elementary School operates within the Westfield School District.

Overview

The student population of 639 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 37% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 1-5
Total Students 639 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 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 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 12:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
9%
Hispanic
3%
24%
Black
1%
17%
White
90%
49%
Two or more races
1%
1%
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.
0.19 0.42
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
31%
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
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,315 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,846 is less than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,382 is less than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Westfield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 6,315 922
District Total Revenue $92 MM $20 MM
District Spending $96 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,846 $20,414
District Spending / Student $15,382 $19,395
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hillcrest Academy-north High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Roosevelt Intermediate School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mckinley Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Westfield Roosevelt Intermediate School
    301 Clark St
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)789-4560
    0.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 717 students                      
  • Scotch PlainsHillcrest Academy-north High School
    Alternative School
    2630 Plainfield Ave
    Scotch PlainsNJ 07076
    (908)233-9366
    Alternative School

    0.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 69 students                      
  • SummitChildrens Specialized Hospital
    Alternative School
    150 New Providence Rd
    SummitNJ 07902
    (908)233-3720
    Alternative School

    0.9 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • WestfieldMckinley Elementary School
    500 First St
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)789-4555
    0.9 mi | Gr. 1-5 | 349 students                      
  • WestfieldWilson Elementary School
    301 Linden Ave
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)789-4605
    1 mi | Gr. 1-5 | 389 students                      

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