Franklin East Elementary School

  • Franklin East Elementary School serves 738 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Franklin East Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Franklin East Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Franklin East Elementary School's student population of 738 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students738 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Franklin East Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,897 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Franklin East Elementary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#81 out of 1897 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
39%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
55%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.550.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesa Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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