Franklin Learning Center

  • Franklin Learning Center serves 871 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Franklin Learning Center's student population of 871 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 41% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students871 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Franklin Learning Center's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Franklin Learning Center is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#272 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
11%
4%
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Hispanic
26%
11%
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Black
52%
15%
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White
8%
66%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Franklin Learning Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.650.26
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Graduation Rate90-94%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Franklin Learning Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhiladelphia City SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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