4481 Copeland Ave.
San Diego, CA 92116
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Franklin Elementary School serves 343 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Franklin Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Franklin Elementary School's student population of 343 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
343 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Franklin Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Franklin Elementary School is 0.64, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#4232 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
40%
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 California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Franklin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Franklin Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Franklin Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
17%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Franklin Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
55%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Franklin Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Franklin Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
13%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Franklin Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Franklin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.64
This chart display the diversity score of Franklin Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Franklin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
7%
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 California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
Franklin is a great school. We had a good experience for the whole family. The teachers are caring and love the kids. The community is the best part of the school. Principal Melissa Roy-Woods has built an outstanding team of teachers, and the parent community has stepped in to fill gaps in public funding by proving programs and experiences to enrich the curriculum. No school could ask for a more dedicated leader. Our family wants to say thank you to everyone at the school.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 343 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64 (Top 30%)

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