Franklin Middle School

  • Franklin Middle School serves 638 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Franklin Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Franklin Middle School's student population of 638 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students638 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Franklin Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Franklin Middle School is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank#1356 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
15%
12%
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Black
8%
9%
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White
66%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
3%
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Diversity Score0.500.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJanesville School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Franklin Middle School is Arise Virtual Academy (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Janesville Arise Virtual Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 100 students
    0.0 miles
    450 N Crosby Ave
    Janesville, WI 53548
    (608) 743-6016
    0.0 K-12 100
  • Janesville Madison Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 447 students
    0.3 miles
    331 N Grant Ave
    Janesville, WI 53548
    (608) 743-6800
    0.3 PK-5 447
  • Janesville Parker High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,311 student
    0.6 miles
    3125 Mineral Point Ave
    Janesville, WI 53548
    (608) 743-5600
    0.6 9-12 1,311
  • Janesville Washington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 335 students
    0.7 miles
    811 N Pine St
    Janesville, WI 53548
    (608) 743-7200
    0.7 PK-5 335
  • Janesville Rock River Charter School Charter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 211 students
    1.4 miles
    31 W Milwaukee St
    Janesville, WI 53548
    (608) 752-8273
    1.4 6-12 211

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