Franklin Park School

  • Franklin Park School serves 814 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Franklin Park School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Franklin Park School's student population of 814 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students814 students
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Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Franklin Park School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Franklin Park School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank
22%
29%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Franklin Park School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
41%
10%
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Hispanic
15%
26%
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Black
28%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Franklin Park School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
14%
46%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Franklin Park School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.720.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Franklin Park School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Franklin Park School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin Township Public School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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