519 S Franklin Road
Mount Airy, NC 27030
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Franklin Elementary School serves 547 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Franklin Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

School Overview

Franklin Elementary School's student population of 547 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
547 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Franklin Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,571 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Franklin Elementary School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#1156 out of 2571 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
22%
18%
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Black
6%
25%
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White
69%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 547 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48 (Btm 50%)

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