North Franklin Elementary School

North Franklin Elementary School serves 323 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 27%.
North Franklin Elementary School operates within the South-western City School District.

Overview

The student population of 323 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 323 students
North Franklin Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
North Franklin Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade North Franklin Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 18:1
North Franklin Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
North Franklin Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
27%
4%
North Franklin Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
12%
17%
North Franklin Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
52%
73%
North Franklin Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups North Franklin Elementary School Sch Ethnicity North Franklin 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.
0.64 0.43
North Franklin Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
69%
37%
North Franklin 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.
4%
6%
North Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,083 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name South-western City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
3
Number of Students Managed 21,083 979
South-western City School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $241 MM $12 MM
South-western City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $224 MM $11 MM
South-western City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,310 $10,997
South-western City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,524 $10,473
South-western City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is West High School (1.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Leadership Academy Of Mathematics & Science Of Col (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Valleyview Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Columbus Columbus Preparatory Academy
    Charter School
    3330 Chippewa St
    Columbus , OH , 43204
    (614)275-3600
    Charter School
    0.7  mi  |  673  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Columbus Leadership Academy Of Mathematics & Science Of Col
    Charter School
    3042 Mckinley Ave
    Columbus , OH , 43204
    (614)995-1985
    Charter School
    0.7  mi  |  28  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Columbus Westmoor Middle School
    3001 Valleyview Dr
    Columbus , OH , 43204
    (614)365-5974
    1  mi  |  514  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Columbus Valleyview Elementary School
    2989 Valleyview Dr
    Columbus , OH , 43204
    (614)365-6312
    1  mi  |  316  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Columbus Great Western Academy
    Charter School
    310 North Wilson Rd
    Columbus , OH , 43204
    (614)276-1028
    Charter School
    1.3  mi  |  824  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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