Franklin Elementary School

  • Franklin Elementary School serves 652 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Franklin Elementary School operates within the Rahway Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 652 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students652 students
Franklin Elementary School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender %Franklin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
Franklin Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeFranklin Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
Franklin Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
1%
10%
Franklin Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
52%
25%
Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
28%
16%
Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
17%
48%
Franklin Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Two or more races
2%
1%
Franklin Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsFranklin Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.630.68
Franklin Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
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.
55%
31%
Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
11%
5%
Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Rahway Public School District's student population of 3,781 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,322 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,063 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameRahway Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed3,781954
Rahway Public School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$76 MM$20 MM
Rahway Public School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$67 MM$20 MM
Rahway Public School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$20,322$19,116
Rahway Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$18,063$19,190
Rahway Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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