Franklin Elementary School

  • Franklin Elementary School serves 347 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (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 92% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Franklin Elementary School's student population of 347 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students347 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • 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 0.49, 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#30 out of 2239 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Franklin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
15%
10%
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Hispanic
7%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Franklin Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
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 2015-16 school year data.
White
69%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Franklin Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
2%
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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 Score0.490.70
This chart display the diversity score of Franklin Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
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 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSummit Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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