Franklin County Early College

  • Franklin County Early College serves 168 students in grades 9-13.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Franklin County Early College placed in the top 20% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Franklin County Early College places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Franklin County Early College's student population of 168 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-13
Total Students168 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Franklin County Early College is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,555 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Franklin County Early College is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#442 out of 2555 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
17%
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Black
25%
25%
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White
45%
48%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.700.68
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Graduation Rate≥90%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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