Franklin Area High School

246 Pone Ln,

Franklin, PA, 16323-9723

Tel: (814)432-2121
Grades: 9-12

638 students

Franklin Area High School serves 638 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Franklin Area High School operates within the Franklin Area School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 638 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 638 students
Franklin Area High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Franklin Area High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Franklin Area High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Franklin Area High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Franklin Area High School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Franklin Area High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
5%
16%
Franklin Area High School Black (1988-2012)
White
91%
71%
Franklin Area High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Franklin Area High School Sch Ethnicity Franklin Area High 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.
0.17 0.83
Franklin Area High 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.
31%
34%
Franklin Area High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
6%
6%
Franklin Area High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,016 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Franklin Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 2,016 1,682
Franklin Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 90% 88%
Franklin Area   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $21 MM
Franklin Area   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $20 MM
Franklin Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,663 $12,476
Franklin Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,684 $11,944
Franklin Area   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Rocky Grove Junior Senior High School (3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Franklin Area Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sandycreek Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Venango County, PA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.10, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.83. The most diverse school district in Venango County is Cranberry Area School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.