Franklin Elementary School

Franklin Elementary School serves 601 students in grades 1 - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Franklin Elementary School operates within the Westfield School District.

School Overview

The student population of 601 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 1-5
Total Students 601 students
Franklin Elementary School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Franklin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Franklin Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Franklin Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Franklin Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
6%
9%
Franklin Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
4%
24%
Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
89%
49%
Franklin Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Franklin Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
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.
0.20 0.42
Franklin Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
n/a
32%
Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2011)
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.
n/a
5%
Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2004)

District Comparison

Westfield School District's student population of 6,235 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,172 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,778 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Westfield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 6,235 918
Westfield School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $96 MM $20 MM
Westfield School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $94 MM $20 MM
Westfield School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,172 $19,116
Westfield School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,778 $19,190
Westfield School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Hillcrest Academy-north High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Roosevelt Intermediate School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mckinley Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Westfield Roosevelt Intermediate School
    Grades: 6-8 | 728 students
    0.4 miles
    301 Clark St
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)789-4560
    0.46-8728
  • Scotch PlainsHillcrest Academy-north High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 76 students
    0.7 miles
    2630 Plainfield Ave
    Scotch PlainsNJ 07076
    (908)233-9366
    0.79-1276
  • WestfieldMckinley Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 344 students
    0.9 miles
    500 First St
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)789-4555
    0.91-5344
  • WestfieldWilson Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 387 students
    1 miles
    301 Linden Ave
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)789-4605
    11-5387
  • WestfieldWestfield Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1836 students
    1.1 miles
    550 Dorian Rd
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)789-4500
    1.19-121836

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