Franklin High School

  • Franklin High School serves 1,562 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MD average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Franklin High School operates within the Baltimore County School District.
  • Baltimore County School District's 84% graduation rate is equal to the MD state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1562 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,562 students
Franklin High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Franklin High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Franklin High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Franklin High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Franklin High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
7%
6%
Franklin High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
9%
15%
Franklin High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
37%
35%
Franklin High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
44%
40%
Franklin High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Franklin High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Franklin High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.66 0.39
Franklin High 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.
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Franklin High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
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Franklin High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Baltimore County School District's student population of 109,240 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 83% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,771 in this district is less than the state average of $17,158. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,612 is less than the state average of $17,002. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Baltimore County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
172
28
Number of Students Managed 109,240 17,887
Baltimore County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 84% 84%
Baltimore County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $1,579 MM $307 MM
Baltimore County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $1,563 MM $304 MM
Baltimore County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $14,771 $17,158
Baltimore County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $14,612 $17,002
Baltimore County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  12/21/2011
I THINK FRANKLIN HIGH IS A GREAT SCHOOL WITH WONDEFUL ACADEMICS BUT THEY DEFINETLY NEED TO LOOSEN UP ON THEIR CELLPHONE POLICY ....
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