Franklin Middle School

817 N Harris Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Franklin Middle School serves 648 students in grades 6-8.
Franklin Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Franklin Middle School's student population of 648 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students648 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

Franklin Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Franklin Middle School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2202 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
15%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
44%
17%
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White
27%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChampaign CUSD 4 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Franklin Middle School is Novak Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Actions Program (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Champaign Novak Academy Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 42 students
    0.4 miles
    815 N Randolph St
    Champaign, IL 61820
    (217) 352-4328
    0.4 9-12 42
  • Champaign Actions Program
    Grades: K-12
    0.5 miles
    1103 N Neil St
    Champaign, IL 61820
    (217) 351-3701
    0.5 K-12 n/a
  • Champaign Central High School Math: 40% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,282 student
    0.5 miles
    610 W University Ave
    Champaign, IL 61820
    (217) 351-3914
    0.5 9-12 1,282
  • Champaign Champaign Early Chldhd Center
    Grades: PK | 295 students
    0.5 miles
    809 N Neil St
    Champaign, IL 61820
    (217) 351-3881
    0.5 PK 295
  • Champaign Stratton Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 488 students
    0.5 miles
    902 N Randolph St
    Champaign, IL 61820
    (217) 373-7330
    0.5 K-5 488

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