Franklin Elementary School

136 Blackburn Road

Summit, NJ 07901
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (908)277-2613
  • Franklin Elementary School serves 345 students in grades 1-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 54%.
  • Franklin Elementary School operates within the Summit Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 345 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students345 students
Franklin Elementary School Total Students (1988-2016)
Gender %Franklin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Franklin Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeFranklin Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.43 is equal to the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
Franklin Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
12%
10%
Franklin Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2016)
Hispanic
5%
26%
Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1990-2016)
Black
1%
16%
Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1988-2016)
White
74%
46%
Franklin Elementary School White Students (1988-2016)
Two or more races
8%
2%
Franklin Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsFranklin Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.430.43
Franklin Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
33%
Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Summit Public School District's student population of 4,099 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,313 in this district is less than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,023 is less than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSummit Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed4,099921
Summit Public School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
District Total Revenue$76 MM$19 MM
Summit Public School District District Total Revenue (1996-2016)
District Spending$74 MM$19 MM
Summit Public School District District Spending (1996-2016)
District Revenue / Student$18,313$20,569
Summit Public School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2016)
District Spending / Student$18,023$20,942
Summit Public School District District Spending / Student (1995-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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New Jersey public schools have a diversity score of 0.43, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in New Jersey is The Ethical Community Charter School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.