Franklin Elementary School

700 Prospect St
Westfield, NJ 07090
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Franklin Elementary School serves 590 students in grades 1-5.
Franklin Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher 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 82% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Franklin Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Franklin Elementary School's student population of 590 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students590 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Rankings

Franklin Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 diversity score of Franklin Elementary School is 0.32, 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 Testing Rank
#110 out of 2239 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
9%
10%
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Hispanic
5%
29%
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Black
1%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Franklin Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
82%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.320.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Franklin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestfield Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Franklin Elementary School is Hillcrest Academy-north (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Roosevelt Intermediate School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Westfield Roosevelt Intermediate School Math: 71% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 780 students
    0.4 miles
    301 Clark St
    Westfield, NJ 07090
    (908) 789-4560
    0.4 6-8 780
  • Scotch Plains Hillcrest Academy-north Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 85 students
    0.7 miles
    2630 Plainfield Avenue
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908) 233-9366
    0.7 9-12 85
  • Westfield Mckinley Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 1-5 | 341 students
    0.9 miles
    500 First St
    Westfield, NJ 07090
    (908) 789-4555
    0.9 1-5 341
  • Westfield Wilson Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 1-5 | 365 students
    1.0 miles
    301 Linden Ave
    Westfield, NJ 07090
    (908) 789-4605
    1 1-5 365
  • Westfield Westfield Senior High School Math: 59% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,913 student
    1.1 miles
    550 Dorian Rd
    Westfield, NJ 07090
    (908) 789-4500
    1.1 9-12 1,913

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