Franklin Pierce High School

  • Franklin Pierce High School serves 1,192 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the WA average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • Franklin Pierce High School operates within the Franklin Pierce School District.
  • Franklin Pierce School District's 62% graduation rate is lower than the WA state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1192 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,192 students
Franklin Pierce High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Franklin Pierce High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
Franklin Pierce High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeFranklin Pierce High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
Franklin Pierce High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Franklin Pierce High School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Asian
8%
7%
Franklin Pierce High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
20%
22%
Franklin Pierce High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
9%
4%
Franklin Pierce High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
49%
57%
Franklin Pierce High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
3%
1%
Franklin Pierce High School Hawaiian Students (2011-2015)
Two or more races
10%
7%
Franklin Pierce High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsFranklin Pierce High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownWA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.700.62
Franklin Pierce High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
48%
39%
Franklin Pierce High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
7%
Franklin Pierce High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Franklin Pierce School District's student population of 7,652 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 62% has increased from 48% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,189 in this district is less than the state average of $11,994. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,986 is less than the state average of $10,499. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District NameFranklin Pierce School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed7,652923
Franklin Pierce School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate62%80%
Franklin Pierce School District Graduation Rate (2002-2015)
District Total Revenue$77 MM$12 MM
Franklin Pierce School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$75 MM$11 MM
Franklin Pierce School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,189$11,994
Franklin Pierce School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,986$10,499
Franklin Pierce School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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