Franklin Elementary School

1111 E. Mason St.
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Franklin Elementary School serves 443 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 443 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 1% in CA)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Franklin Elementary School's student population of 443 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
443 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Franklin Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
49%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
58%
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
18:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
92%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
5%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
51%
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 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
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 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 58% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Franklin Elementary School?
443 students attend Franklin Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of Franklin Elementary School students are Hispanic, 5% of students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Franklin Elementary School?
Franklin Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Franklin Elementary School offer ?
Franklin Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Franklin Elementary School part of?
Franklin Elementary School is part of Santa Barbara Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 443 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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