Franklin County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 3,701 students in Franklin County School District. Franklin County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
The top ranked public schools in Franklin County School District are Red Bay High School, Phil Campbell Elementary School and Tharptown Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Franklin County School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 46% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameFranklin County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.franklin.k12.al.us
School District Phone Number(256) 332-1360
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools9 Schools1,472 Schools
# of Students3,701 Students740,387 Students
# of Teachers224 Teachers42,060 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1

District Comparison

Franklin County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 138 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#95 out of 138 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Franklin County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Franklin County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Franklin County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Franklin County  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.300.59
# of American Indian Students16 Students6,925 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students10 Students10,746 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students520 Students58,511 Students
% Hispanic Students
14%
8%
# of Black Students57 Students243,146 Students
% Black Students
2%
33%
# of White Students3,059 Students403,662 Students
% White Students
83%
55%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students837 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students37 Students16,560 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:10715,520
# of Students in Kindergarten:31654,877
# of Students in 1st Grade:27656,316
# of Students in 2nd Grade:26155,468
# of Students in 3rd Grade:27357,386
# of Students in 4th Grade:28458,396
# of Students in 5th Grade:27557,546
# of Students in 6th Grade:29355,235
# of Students in 7th Grade:27655,345
# of Students in 8th Grade:30854,934
# of Students in 9th Grade:28557,297
# of Students in 10th Grade:27055,313
# of Students in 11th Grade:25053,914
# of Students in 12th Grade:22752,840
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $9,733 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,763. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,766 is less than the state median of $10,762. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$36 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Franklin County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$36 MM$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Franklin County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,733$10,763
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Franklin County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,766$10,762
This chart display average spending per public school student in Franklin County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Franklin County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Red Bay High School Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    800 8th St
    Red Bay, AL 35582
    (256) 331-2270

    Grades: PK-12 | 869 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Phil Campbell Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    148 Camp Street
    Phil Campbell, AL 35581
    (256) 331-2170

    Grades: PK-6 | 437 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Tharptown Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    145 Highway 80
    Russellville, AL 35654
    (256) 332-3404

    Grades: PK-6 | 519 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Belgreen High School Math: 39% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    14220 Highway 187
    Russellville, AL 35653
    (256) 332-1376

    Grades: PK-12 | 543 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    East Franklin Junior High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1815 Highway 89
    Phil Campbell, AL 35581
    (256) 331-2140

    Grades: PK-9 | 245 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Vina High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8250 County Road 23
    Vina, AL 35593
    (256) 331-2260

    Grades: PK-12 | 282 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Phil Campbell High School Math: 27% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    65 School St
    Phil Campbell, AL 35581
    (256) 331-2150

    Grades: 7-12 | 448 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Tharptown High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    255 Highway 80
    Russellville, AL 35654
    (256) 332-6485

    Grades: 7-12 | 358 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Franklin County Career Technical Center Vocational School
    85 Jail Springs Road
    Russellville, AL 35653
    (256) 332-2127

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
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