Franklin High School

310 Crescent Drive
Franklin, VA 23851
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Franklin High School serves 290 students in grades 9-12.
Franklin High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is approximately equal to the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Franklin High School's student population of 290 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students290 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Franklin High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Franklin High School is 0.34, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1248 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
59%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
16%
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Black
80%
22%
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White
14%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.340.68
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Franklin High School is Southampton High School (8.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Joseph P. King Junior Middle School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Franklin Fresh Start Center Alternative School

    1.2 miles
    23190 Sedley Road
    Franklin, VA 23851
    (757) 562-2903
    1.2 n/a n/a
  • Franklin Joseph P. King Junior Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 243 students
    1.5 miles
    501 Charles Street
    Franklin, VA 23851
    (757) 562-4631
    1.5 6-8 243
  • Courtland Riverdale Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 542 students
    1.5 miles
    31023 Camp Parkway
    Courtland, VA 23837
    (757) 562-3007
    1.5 PK-5 542
  • Franklin S.p. Morton Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 586 students
    2.4 miles
    300 Morton Street
    Franklin, VA 23851
    (757) 562-5458
    2.4 PK-5 586
  • Carrsville Carrsville Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 261 students
    6.7 miles
    5355 Carrsville Hwy
    Carrsville, VA 23315
    (757) 562-4054
    6.7 PK-5 261

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