Franklin Junior High School

  • Franklin Junior High School serves 266 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 92% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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 266 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students266 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Franklin Junior High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,897 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Franklin Junior High School is 0.49, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#9 out of 1897 schools
(Top 1%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
67%
38%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.490.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesa Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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