Franklin Junior High School

525 Morris Street
Franklin, LA 70538
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 201 students in grades 6-8, Franklin Junior High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 201 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • : Bottom 50% in LA
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Franklin Junior High School's student population of 201 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
201 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Franklin Junior High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,251 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Franklin Junior High School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (LA)
#904 out of 1251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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20%
32%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Franklin Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
26%
42%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Franklin Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
10-14%
27%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Franklin Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Franklin Junior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 1998-99 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
9%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Franklin Junior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
75%
42%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Franklin Junior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
8%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
10%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Franklin Junior High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Louisiana.
0.42
This chart displays the diversity score of Franklin Junior High School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Franklin Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Franklin Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Franklin Junior High School's ranking?
Franklin Junior High School is ranked #904 out of 1,251 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Louisiana.
What schools are Franklin Junior High School often compared to?
Franklin Junior High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like V. B. Glencoe Charter School, Centerville High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% LA state average), while 26% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% LA state average).
How many students attend Franklin Junior High School?
201 students attend Franklin Junior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Franklin Junior High School students are Black, 10% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Franklin Junior High School?
Franklin Junior High School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 17:1.
What grades does Franklin Junior High School offer ?
Franklin Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Franklin Junior High School part of?
Franklin Junior High School is part of St. Mary Parish School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 201 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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