Franklin Elementary School

  • Franklin Elementary School serves 615 students in grades 1-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Franklin Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Franklin Elementary School's student population of 615 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-8
Total Students615 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Franklin Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Franklin Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1806 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
90%
28%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
7%
44%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Franklin Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.190.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Bergen School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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