Franklin Junior High School

4949 E. Southern Ave.
Mesa, AZ 85206
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Franklin Junior High School serves 272 students in grades 7-9.
Franklin Junior High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 89% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Franklin Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Franklin Junior High School's student population of 272 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students272 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Franklin Junior High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Franklin Junior High School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#16 out of 2111 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
65%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.530.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesa Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Franklin Junior High School is Evit - Fremont Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fremont Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies (0.5 miles away)
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