Franklin Middle School

  • Franklin Middle School serves 826 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Franklin Middle School's student population of 826 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students826 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Franklin Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Franklin Middle School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1806 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Franklin Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Franklin Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Franklin Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Franklin Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
75%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Franklin Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Franklin Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
21%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Franklin Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Franklin Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.400.41
This chart display the diversity score of Franklin Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Franklin Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Franklin Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYakima School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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