Franklin Lower Elementary School

481 Hwy 98 E
Meadville, MS 39653
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Franklin Lower Elementary School serves 425 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Franklin Lower Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Franklin Lower Elementary School's student population of 425 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students425 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Franklin Lower Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Franklin Lower Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Franklin Lower Elementary School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#285 out of 825 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
46%
48%
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White
52%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.520.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Franklin Lower Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Franklin Lower Elementary School is Franklin High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Franklin County Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Franklin Upper Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Meadville Franklin Upper Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 323 students
    0.1 miles
    409 Hwy 98 E
    Meadville, MS 39653
    (601) 384-2940
    0.1 4-6 323
  • Meadville Franklin Career & Technical Center Vocational School

    2.1 miles
    129 Vo-tech Lane
    Meadville, MS 39653
    (601) 384-5889
    2.1 n/a n/a
  • Meadville Franklin County Middle School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-8 | 159 students
    2.2 miles
    236 Edison Street S
    Meadville, MS 39653
    (601) 384-2441
    2.2 7-8 159
  • Meadville Franklin High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 390 students
    2.2 miles
    340 Edison Street S
    Meadville, MS 39653
    (601) 384-2965
    2.2 9-12 390
  • Brookhaven West Lincoln School Math: 60% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-12 | 778 students
    17.3 miles
    948 Jackson Liberty Drive Sw,
    Brookhaven, MS 39601
    (601) 833-4600
    17.3 PK-12 778

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