Franklin High School

6400 Whitelock Pkwy.
Elk Grove, CA 95757
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 2,697 students in grades 9-12, Franklin High School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,697 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • : 97% (Top 5% in CA)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 56% (Top 20%)
  • : 72% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Franklin High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Franklin High School's student population of 2,697 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 122 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,697 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
122 teachers
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School Rankings

Franklin High School ranks within the top 20% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Franklin High School is 0.74, which is more 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
This School
State Level (CA)
#379 out of 3649 schools
(Top 20%)
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56%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Franklin High 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 2020-21 school year data.
72%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
42%
12%
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Hispanic
19%
56%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
17%
21%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.74
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97%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Franklin High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Franklin High School's ranking?
Franklin High School is ranked #379 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in California.
What schools are Franklin High School often compared to?
Franklin High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Cosumnes Oaks High School, Pleasant Grove High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
56% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 72% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Franklin High School?
The graduation rate of Franklin High School is 97%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Franklin High School?
2,697 students attend Franklin High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
42% of Franklin High School students are Asian, 19% of students are Hispanic, 17% of students are White, 11% of students are Two or more races, 10% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Franklin High School?
Franklin High School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Franklin High School offer ?
Franklin High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Franklin High School part of?
Franklin High School is part of Elk Grove Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,697 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • : 97% (Top 5%)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 56% (Top 20%)
  • : 72% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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