Franklin Elementary School

  • Franklin Elementary School serves 694 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • Franklin Elementary School operates within the Mankato Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 694 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students694 students
Franklin Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Franklin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
Franklin Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeFranklin Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Franklin Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Franklin Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
Franklin Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
8%
9%
Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
12%
10%
Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
75%
69%
Franklin Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Franklin Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsFranklin Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.420.51
Franklin Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
39%
31%
Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
8%
7%
Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Mankato Public School District's student population of 7,948 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,630 in this district is less than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,673 is higher than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District NameMankato Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
2
Number of Students Managed7,948522
Mankato Public School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$83 MM$6 MM
Mankato Public School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$106 MM$6 MM
Mankato Public School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,630$12,051
Mankato Public School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,673$11,992
Mankato Public School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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